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Boer biscuit, noun phrase

Forms:
Also with small initial.
Origin:
Afrikaans
obsolescent
boerebeskuit.
Note:
Unlike beskuit and boerebeskuit, ‘Boer biscuit’ does occur with plural -s.
1882 S. Heckford Lady Trader in Tvl 30The father said a long grace in Dutch, and then the mother helped all to milk and biscuits — the hard bread is called Boer biscuit here.
1951 S. van H. Tulleken Prac. Cookery Bk 12Boer Biscuit. Make yeast in the morning, using 2 yeast cakes, and doubling ingredients as given for yeast cake sponge or ‘zoet zuurdeeg.’
boerebeskuit.

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