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hoecake


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hoecake  \Hoe"cake`\,  n. 
  A  cake  of  Indian  meal,  water,  and  salt,  baked  before  the  fire 
  or  in  the  ashes;  --  so  called  because  often  cooked  on  a  hoe. 
  [Southern  U.S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hoecake 
  n  :  thin  usually  unleavened  cake  made  of  cornmeal;  originally 
  baked  on  the  blade  of  a  hoe  over  an  open  fire  (Southern) 




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