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Scone and Cake Definitions

Scone

A small, rich, biscuitlike pastry or quick bread, sometimes baked on a griddle.

Cake

A sweet baked food made of flour, liquid, eggs, and other ingredients, such as raising agents and flavorings.

Scone

(Utah) Yeast bread dough, deep-fried and served with honey and butter or with a savory filling.

Cake

A flat rounded mass of dough or batter, such as a pancake, that is baked or fried.

Scone

A small, rich, pastry or quick bread, sometimes baked on a griddle.

Cake

A flat rounded mass of hashed or chopped food that is baked or fried; a patty.
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Scone

Frybread served with honey butter spread on it.

Cake

A shaped or molded piece, as of soap or ice.

Scone

The head.

Cake

A layer or deposit of compacted matter
A cake of grime in the oven.

Scone

To hit on the head.

Cake

To cover or fill with a thick layer, as of compacted matter
A miner whose face was caked with soot.
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Scone

A cake, thinner than a bannock, made of wheat or barley or oat meal.

Cake

To become formed into a compact or crusty mass
As temperatures dropped, the wet snow caked.

Scone

Small biscuit (rich with cream and eggs) cut into diamonds or sticks and baked in an oven or (especially originally) on a griddle

Cake

A rich, sweet dessert food, typically made of flour, sugar, and eggs and baked in an oven, and often covered in icing.

Cake

A small mass of baked dough, especially a thin loaf from unleavened dough.
An oatmeal cake
A johnnycake

Cake

A thin wafer-shaped mass of fried batter; a griddlecake or pancake.
Buckwheat cakes
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Cake

A block of any of various dense materials.
A cake of soap
A cake of sand

Cake

(slang) A trivially easy task or responsibility; from a piece of cake.

Cake

(slang) Money.

Cake

Used to describe the doctrine of having one's cake and eating it too.

Cake

(slang) A buttock, especially one that is exceptionally plump.
Mmm, I'd like to cut me some of that cake!

Cake

(pyrotechnics) A multi-shot fireworks assembly comprising several tubes, each with a fireworks effect, lit by a single fuse.

Cake

(transitive) Coat (something) with a crust of solid material.
His shoes are caked with mud.

Cake

(transitive) To form into a cake, or mass.

Cake

(intransitive) Of blood or other liquid, to dry out and become hard.

Cake

A small mass of dough baked; especially, a thin loaf from unleavened dough; as, an oatmeal cake; johnnycake.

Cake

A sweetened composition of flour and other ingredients, leavened or unleavened, baked in a loaf or mass of any size or shape.

Cake

A thin wafer-shaped mass of fried batter; a griddlecake or pancake; as buckwheat cakes.

Cake

A mass of matter concreted, congealed, or molded into a solid mass of any form, esp. into a form rather flat than high; as, a cake of soap; an ague cake.
Cakes of rusting ice come rolling down the flood.

Cake

To form into a cake, or mass.

Cake

To concrete or consolidate into a hard mass, as dough in an oven; to coagulate.
Clotted blood that caked within.

Cake

To cackle as a goose.

Cake

A block of solid substance (such as soap or wax);
A bar of chocolate

Cake

Small flat mass of chopped food

Cake

Made from or based on a mixture of flour and sugar and eggs

Cake

Form a coat over;
Dirt had coated her face

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