Shrewsbury cake


Shrews·​bury cake
-ri- sometimes by r-dissimilation ˈshü| or |ˈshō|
: a short sweet biscuit baked in wafers

Word History


from Shrewsbury, city in western England

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“Shrewsbury cake.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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