- a pancake made of wheat flour.
Origin of wheat cake
An Americanism dating back to 1765–75
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Examples from the Web for wheat cake
A sweetmeat is placed on the wheat-cake; a handsome young black-guard has climbed on to the top of the wall to see the dance.