from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly Southern U.S. See johnnycake. See Regional Note at johnnycake.
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- n. johnnycake
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- n. corn bread wrapped in cabbage leaves and baked in hot ashes (southern)
From its being baked in hot ashes.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)