angel cake

noun
a light sponge cake made without egg yolks
Syn: ↑angel food cake
Hypernyms: ↑sponge cake

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noun or angel food or angel food cake
Etymology: so called from its pure white color
: a white sponge cake made of flour, sugar, and whites of eggs

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angel cake,
Especially U.S. angel food cake.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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