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- n. Alternative form of pound cake.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of rich, sweet cake; -- so called from the ingredients being used by pounds, or in equal quantities.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A rich sweet cake, so named because its principal ingredients are measured by the pound.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. rich loaf cake made of a pound each of butter and sugar and flour
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