cake noun definition in Sweets and desserts topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

cake

 noun: Sweets and desserts topic
[countable, uncountable] a sweet food made from a mixture of flour, eggs, butter, sugar, etc. that is baked in an oven. Cakes are made in various shapes and sizes and are often decorated, for example with cream or icing. a piece/slice of cake to make/bake a cake a chocolate cake a birthday cake (British English) a cake tin (= for cooking a cake in) (North American English) a cake pan

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