a bread or cake pudding baked in a mold placed in a pan of hot water, usually filled with candied fruit, raisins, and currants, and often served hot with a fruit sauce.
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Origin of cabinet pudding
First recorded in 1815–25
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British Dictionary definitions for cabinet pudding
a steamed suet pudding containing dried fruit
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