baking-powder biscuit


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Noun1.baking-powder biscuit - leavened with baking powderbaking-powder biscuit - leavened with baking powder    
biscuit - small round bread leavened with baking-powder or soda
shortcake - very short biscuit dough baked as individual biscuits or a round loaf; served with sweetened fruit and usually whipped cream
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Everything is ready, Diana, except my cake which I'm to make in the morning, and the baking-powder biscuits which Marilla will make just before teatime.