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Pan-Cake

[pan-keyk] /ˈpænˌkeɪk/
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1.
a brand of cosmetic in a semimoist cake of compressed powder, usually applied with a moist sponge.
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  • The roof broke under his greater weight, and he fell through on his master, squashing him flatter than a Pan-Cake.

    Fables For The Times H. W. Phillips
  • The Ensign also mixed batter for pan cakes and established quite a reputation as a Pan-Cake maker.

    The War Romance of the Salvation Army Evangeline Booth and Grace Livingston Hill
  • After it had gone by, he tried his aim on an old green frog, and laid him out "flatter'n a Pan-Cake," as he said to himself.

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