pomfret-cake

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pomfret or pomfret-cake1 (ˈpʌmfrɪt, ˈpɒm-)
 
n
Also called: Pontefract cake a small black rounded confection of liquorice
 
[C19: from Pomfret, earlier form of Pontefract, where the cake was originally made]
 
pomfret-cake or pomfret-cake1
 
n
 
[C19: from Pomfret, earlier form of Pontefract, where the cake was originally made]

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