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English definition of “shortcake”

shortcake

noun     /ˈʃɔːt.keɪk/ US  /ˈʃɔːrt-/
[U] → shortbreadBiscuits [C or U] mainly US a type of cake that is often served in layers with fruit and cream: Do you like strawberry shortcake?Cakes
(Definition of shortcake noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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