sponge-cake

sponge cake

noun
a light, sweet cake made with a comparatively large proportion of eggs but no shortening.

Origin:
1795–1805

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sponge cake
 
n
a light porous cake, made of eggs, sugar, flour, and flavourings traditionally without any fat

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