from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Powdered sugar: so called from the caster with a perforated top in which it is sometimes served.


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  • Jam, jelly, and marmalade, two bags of caster-sugar, some tinned meats and bacon, tinned cream and condensed milk, and many more imperishable things went into that cellar that night.

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