Gingerbread

Definition of Gingerbread

Gin´ger`bread`
n.1.A kind of plain sweet cake seasoned with ginger, and sometimes made in fanciful shapes.
Gingerbread tree
(Bot.) the doom palm; - so called from the resemblance of its fruit to gingerbread. See Doom Palm.
Gingerbread work
ornamentation, in architecture or decoration, of a fantastic, trivial, or tawdry character.

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