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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Rusk \Rusk\, noun [Sp. rosca de mar sea rusks, a kind of biscuit, rosca properly meaning, a screw, spiral.]

1. A kind of light, soft bread made with yeast and eggs, often toasted or crisped in an oven; or, a kind of sweetened biscuit.

2. A kind of light, hard cake or bread, as for stores. --Smart.

3. Bread or cake which has been made brown and crisp, and afterwards grated, or pulverized in a mortar.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

rusk

noun

1: slice of sweet raised bread baked again until it is brown and hard and crisp [syn: {zwieback}, {rusk}, {Brussels biscuit}, {twice-baked bread}]


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