devil's food cake

noun
very dark chocolate cake
Syn: ↑devil's food
Hypernyms: ↑chocolate cake

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noun, pl ⋯ cakes [count, noncount]
US : a sweet chocolate cake — compare angel food cake

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devil’s food cake [devils food cake] noun [C, U]
a rich chocolate cake, often made for birthday parties.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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