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Oatcake

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Oatcáke. n.s. [oat and cake.] Cake made of the meal of oats.

Take a blue stone they make haver or oatcakes upon, and lay it upon the cross bars of iron. Peacham.

Sources: Peacham, Henry (53)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Oatcake." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: November 10, 2012. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=3473.


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