Christmas cake

Christmas cakes
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A Christmas cake is a special cake that is eaten at Christmas in Britain and some other countries.

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • Christmas cake — ➡ Christmas * * * …   Universalium

  • Christmas cake — noun A rich fruit cake covered with marzipan and icing traditionally eaten at Christmas …   Wiktionary

  • Christmas cake — noun Brit. a rich fruit cake covered with marzipan and icing, eaten at Christmas …   English new terms dictionary

  • Christmas cake — noun (C, U) a special cake eaten in Britain at Christmas …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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