pancake noun definition in Carbohydrates topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

pancake

 noun: Carbohydrates topic
[countable] a thin flat round cake made from a mixture of flour, eggs and milk that is fried on both sides, usually eaten hot for breakfast in the US, and in Britain either as a dessert with sugar, jam, etc. or as a main course with meat, cheese, etc. pancakes with maple syrup a selection of savoury pancakes