/ˈlæmɪŋtən / (say 'lamingtuhn)

a cake confection made by covering a cube of sponge cake in chocolate icing and desiccated coconut.
{apparently named after Lord Lamington, 1860–1940, governor of Queensland, 1895–1901}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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