haver-cake

 oat-cake. York.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • Haver cake — Haver Hav er, n. [D. haver; akin to G. haber.] The oat; oats. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] {Haver bread}, oaten bread. {Haver cake}, oaten cake. Piers Plowman. {Haver grass}, the wild oat. {Haver meal}, oatmeal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Haver — Hav er, n. [D. haver; akin to G. haber.] The oat; oats. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] {Haver bread}, oaten bread. {Haver cake}, oaten cake. Piers Plowman. {Haver grass}, the wild oat. {Haver meal}, oatmeal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Haver bread — Haver Hav er, n. [D. haver; akin to G. haber.] The oat; oats. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] {Haver bread}, oaten bread. {Haver cake}, oaten cake. Piers Plowman. {Haver grass}, the wild oat. {Haver meal}, oatmeal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Haver grass — Haver Hav er, n. [D. haver; akin to G. haber.] The oat; oats. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] {Haver bread}, oaten bread. {Haver cake}, oaten cake. Piers Plowman. {Haver grass}, the wild oat. {Haver meal}, oatmeal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Haver meal — Haver Hav er, n. [D. haver; akin to G. haber.] The oat; oats. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] {Haver bread}, oaten bread. {Haver cake}, oaten cake. Piers Plowman. {Haver grass}, the wild oat. {Haver meal}, oatmeal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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