flannel cake

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Origin of flannel cake

First recorded in 1785–95

Regional variation note

See pancake.
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Related Words for flannel cake

johnnycake, griddlecake, battercake, flapjack

Examples from the Web for flannel cake

Historical Examples of flannel cake

  • There was a town down there, as flat as a flannel-cake, and called Summit, of course.

  • "Nobody waits for anybody on flannel-cake days," said Emmie, drawing in her chair with a chastened satisfaction.

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    Elizabeth Robins