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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A cake or sweetened bread, often containing nuts or raisins.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any cake flavoured with coffee
  • n. Any cake designed to be eaten with coffee

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a cake or sweet bread usually glazed after baking, and having added nuts and fruits; it is often served with coffee.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Bread sponge enriched, thinned, iced, and baked in a thin layer; a kind of a bun: often twisted and shaped in rings.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a cake or sweet bread usually served with coffee
  • n. a cake or sweet bread usually served with coffee

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