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A steamed suet pudding containing currants or sultanas, .made in an individual mould, rather than rolled like a "roly-poly". The name "dog" probably originates from an old colloquial name for dough. See 'Roly-Poly'; 'Spotted Dick' & our 'Recipe' section.
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