Tough-cake
Tough-cake Tough"-cake`, n. See {Tough-pitch} (b) . [1913 Webster]

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  • tough-cake — Tough pitch Tough pitch , n. (Metal.) (a) The exact state or quality of texture and consistency of well reduced and refined copper. (b) Copper so reduced; called also {tough cake}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tough cake — noun see tough pitch 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tough-pitch — n. (Metal.) (a) The exact state or quality of texture and consistency of well reduced and refined copper. (b) Copper so reduced; called also {tough cake}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tough pitch — noun 1. : the exact state or quality of texture and consistency of refined and remelted copper containing about 0.02 to 0.05 percent oxygen 2. also tough cake : copper having the quality of tough pitch * * * Metall. the state of refined copper… …   Useful english dictionary

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