Pikelet Pike"let, Pikelin Pike"lin, n. A light, thin cake or muffin. [Prov. Eng.] --Wright. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pikelet — can refer to either: *In Australia, New Zealand, and the English Midlands and parts of Wales and the north, a small, thick pancake, known in parts of Britain as a drop scone or Scotch pancake . See Pancake. *A British regional dialect word… …   Wikipedia

  • pikelet — noun ˈpaɪklɛt a) a thick type of sweet pancake. b) A thin crumpet …   Wiktionary

  • pikelet — Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) small pancake often served with jam and whipped cream …   English dialects glossary

  • pikelet — see PIZZA …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • pikelet — small pancake often served with jam and whipped cream …   Kiwi (New Zealand slang)

  • pikelet — noun a thin kind of crumpet. Origin C18: from Welsh (bara) pyglyd pitchy (bread) …   English new terms dictionary

  • pikelet — pike·let …   English syllables

  • pikelet — /ˈpaɪklət / (say puykluht) noun a small thick, sweet pancake, cooked on a flat heated surface, as a frypan or griddle; drop scone; Scotch pancake. {Welsh (bara) pygllyd, literally, pitchy (bread) …   Australian English dictionary

  • pikelet — see PIZZA …   Word origins

  • PIKELET — n. N.Engl. a thin kind of crumpet. Etymology: Welsh (bara) pyglyd pitchy (bread) …   Useful english dictionary

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