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- n. A steamed suet pudding containing dried fruit, usually currants; traditional in England.
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- n. a suet pudding containing currants
spotted refers the the dried fruits (that resemble spots). dick maybe a corruptions/contraction of the last syllable of pudding, a corruption of dough, or from German dick ("thick, viscous"). (Wiktionary)