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loaf bread

noun, South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
commercially baked bread; store-bought bread.
Origin of loaf bread
1550-1560
1550-60
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  • Soft-tommy, loaf-bread, in contradistinction to hard biscuit.

    The Slang Dictionary John Camden Hotten
  • At both was found the same hospitality; the same polished floors; the same style of loaf-bread and velvet rolls.

    Plantation Reminiscences Letitia M. Burwell

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