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English definition of “cheesecake”

cheesecake

noun uk   /ˈtʃiːz.keɪk/ us  

cheesecake noun (FOOD)

[C or U] a cake made from a layer of biscuit, or a sweet pastry base, covered with soft cheese, eggs, sugar, and sometimes fruit: lemon/almond cheesecakePastry and piesCakes

cheesecake noun (WOMEN)

[U] mainly US old-fashioned slang photographs of sexually attractive young women wearing very few clothes, or the women who appear in such photographs
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