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cottage loaf

  1. British a loaf consisting of two round pieces, the smaller of which sits on top of the larger
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Examples from the Web for cottage loaf

Historical Examples of cottage loaf

  • I sat down to my meal, however, and made as much play with the cottage-loaf as I could.

    Humorous Readings and Recitations


  • Mark helped the steak, and the mate poured out the tea and hewed a couple of lumps off a cottage-loaf.

    Mother Carey's Chicken

    George Manville Fenn