Bakestone

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Bakestone a flat stone or plate of iron on which cakes are baked in the oven
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. bacan; cog. with Ger. backen, to bake, Gr. phog-ein, to roast.

Usage

In literature:

Bakestones, on which cakes were formerly baked, are, however, becoming obsolete.
"Chats on Household Curios" by Fred W. Burgess
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