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baked Alaska

noun
1.
a dessert consisting of ice cream on a cake base, placed briefly in a hot oven to brown its topping of meringue.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10, Americanism
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baked Alaska

noun
1.
a dessert consisting of cake and ice cream covered with meringue and cooked very quickly in a hot oven
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