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quick bread

noun
1.
bread, muffins, etc., made with a leavening agent, as baking powder or soda, that permits immediate baking.
Origin of quick bread
1850-1855
1850-55
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  • For the Gospel saith, Ego sum panis vivus qui de cœlo descendi, that is to say, "I am quick bread that came down from heaven."

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