pilot biscuit

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pilot biscuit

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(Nautical Terms) another term for hardtack
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Noun1.pilot biscuit - very hard unsalted biscuit or bread; a former ship's staple
biscuit - small round bread leavened with baking-powder or soda
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Others are Dominion Lumber, Pallister Furniture, Raber Glove, Gemini Fashions, and Culinar, maker of Marvens Pilot Biscuits - a staple of Arctic hunters and fishermen.