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pancake


pan·cake  (pnkk)
n.
A thin cake made of batter that is poured onto a hot greased surface and cooked on both sides until brown. Also called flannel cake, flapjack, griddlecake, hotcake; also called regionally battercake.
v. pan·caked, pan·cak·ing, pan·cakes
v.tr.
To cause (an aircraft) to make a pancake landing.
v.intr.
To make a pancake landing.


pancake  /pnkek, p/  n. a flat, round cake cooked until brown and made of flour, milk, eggs, and butter: He likes pancakes with maple syrup for breakfast. See: scrambled eggs, USAGE NOTE. pancake

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