seedcake

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n seedcake a sweet cake flavored with sesame or caraway seeds and lemon
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Seedcake A sweet cake or cooky containing aromatic seeds, as caraway.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n seedcake A sweet cake containing aromatic seeds.
    • n seedcake The cake left after oil has been expressed from such seeds as those of cotton, flax, rape, etc.
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Usage

In literature:

Softly she gave me in my mouth the seedcake warm and chewed.
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
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