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marble cake

noun
1.
a cake given a streaked, marblelike appearance by the incomplete mixing of dark, especially chocolate, and light batters.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75, Americanism
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  • Program responsibilities were to be shifted to single levels of government and away from the marble cake configurations.
British Dictionary definitions for marble cake

marble cake

noun
1.
a cake with a marbled appearance obtained by incompletely mixing dark and light mixtures
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