Definition of muffineer in English:

muffineer

Pronunciation /ˌmʌfɪˈnɪə/

noun

  • A small castor with a perforated top for sprinkling salt, sugar, etc., on muffins.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Folgham's Case & Inlaid Cabinet Manufactory. From muffin + -eer.