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English definition of “baked Alaska”

baked Alaska

noun [C or U]     /ˌbeɪkt.əˈlæs.kə/
a dish consisting of a cake base with ice cream on top covered with meringue (= a mixture made of sugar and the white part of eggs) that is cooked for a very short time at a high temperaturePuddings, desserts and ices
(Definition of baked Alaska noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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