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lamington /’læmɪŋtən/   

(countable noun) Usage note: This is the usual term used by all speakers.

A small square or rectangular cake usually made of plain cake coated in chocolate icing and covered in desiccated (dried) coconut.

Example: It was a little bit difficult to make lamingtons . The chocolate wouldn't sit on the sponge, the chocolate and the coconut were too separate and wouldn't stick together. (


A chef making lamingtons at the Royal Adelaide Show

(photo by Julia Miller)