marble cake
marble cake marble cake n. A made of light and dark batter very lightly blended, so as to produce a variegated appearance resembling that of marble. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Marble cake — A marble cake is a cake with a streaked or mottled appearance achieved by very lightly blending light and dark batter.[1] It can be a mixture of vanilla and chocolate cake, in which case it is mainly vanilla, with streaks of chocolate. References …   Wikipedia

  • marble cake — ☆ marble cake n. a cake made of light and dark batter mixed to give a streaked, marblelike appearance …   English World dictionary

  • marble cake — noun made of light and dark batter very lightly blended • Hypernyms: ↑cake * * * ˈmarble cake 7 [marble cake] noun uncountable a cake with a pattern, made by baking two different mixtures together …   Useful english dictionary

  • marble cake — cake which is partly white and black, mixed chocolate and vanilla cake …   English contemporary dictionary

  • marble cake — noun A cake with two or more colors of ingredients which gives a marble pattern to the interior of the cake …   Wiktionary

  • marble cake — /ˈmabəl keɪk/ (say mahbuhl kayk) noun a cake given a marble like appearance by the use of combinations of dark and light mixture …   Australian English dictionary

  • marble cake — mar′ble cake n. coo a cake given a streaked, marblelike appearance by the incomplete mixing of dark and light batters • Etymology: 1870–75, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • marble cake — noun Date: 1865 a cake made with light and dark batter so as to have a mottled appearance …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • marble cake — a cake given a streaked, marblelike appearance by the incomplete mixing of dark, esp. chocolate, and light batters. [1870 75, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • marble cake — noun a cake with a mottled appearance, made of light and dark sponge …   English new terms dictionary

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