noun Chiefly North Midland U.S.
Origin of flannel cake
First recorded in 1785–95
Regional variation note
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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.The Open Question