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yel·low·cake

 (yĕl′ō-kāk′)
n.
The concentrated oxide of uranium formed in the milling of uranium ore.
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yellowcake

(ˈjɛləʊˌkeɪk)
n
(Minerals) informal semirefined uranium ore
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Noun1.yellowcake - an impure mixture of uranium oxides obtained during the processing of uranium ore
chemical compound, compound - (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
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