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- n. A kind of fine white bread or cake.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of white and fine bread or cake; -- called also wastel bread, and wastel cake.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cake.
- n. In heraldry, a bearing representing a round cake.
Old French wastel, gastel, French gâteau, LLatin wastellus, from Middle High German wastel a kind of bread; compare Old High German and Anglo-Saxon wist food. (Wiktionary)