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ladyfinger n : small finger-shaped sponge cake

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Noun

  1. A small sponge cake, approximately finger shaped.
    Ladyfingers soaked in liqueur are the base of tiramisu, but I suppose you could just cut up a sponge cake instead.
  2. A type of small banana.
  3. A variety of small firecracker.
    Grandpa would give each of the kids a strip of ladyfingers to light on New Year's Day.

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Lady finger, lady's finger, or ladyfinger may refer to:
Plants:
Other:
ladyfinger in German: Ladyfinger
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