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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loaf  \Loaf\,  n.;  pl  {Loaves}.  [OE.  lof,  laf,  AS  hl[=a]f;  akin 
  to  G.  laib,  OHG.  hleip  Icel.  hleifr  Goth.  hlaifs  Russ. 
  khlieb',  Lith.  kl["e]pas.  Cf  {Lady},  {Lammas},  {Lord}.] 
  Any  thick  lump,  mass,  or  cake;  especially,  a  large  regularly 
  shaped  or  molded  mass,  as  of  bread,  sugar,  or  cake.  --Bacon. 
 
  {Loaf  sugar},  refined  sugar  that  has  been  formed  into  a 
  conical  loaf  in  a  mold. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loaves  \Loaves\,  n.; 
  pl  of  {Loaf}. 




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