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hot·cakealso hot cake (hŏt′kāk′)
go/sell like hotcakes Informal
To be disposed of quickly; be in great demand: Programs for the championship game went like hotcakes.
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a US equivalent of pancake1
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|Noun||1.||hotcake - a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle|
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
buckwheat cake - a pancake made with buckwheat flour
buttermilk pancake - a pancake made with buttermilk
blini, bliny - Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeast; usually served with caviar and sour cream
german pancake, pfannkuchen - puffy mildly sweet lemon-flavored egg mixture sprinkled with confectioners' sugar and served with jam or a wine or fruit sauce
tortilla - thin unleavened pancake made from cornmeal or wheat flour
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