A groat was a Cardassian foodstuff that, among other things, served as the base for groatcakes. (DS9: "The Magnificent Ferengi")

Odo once remarked of Ferengi that they would sell their own flesh and blood for a Cardassian groat. (DS9: "Necessary Evil")

In 2374, Quark came to Odo's office to speak with him about a missing shipment of groat clusters. (DS9: "His Way")

"Groats" and particularly "Groat Clusters" feature in the 1970 comedy album Don't Crush That Dwarf, Hand Me the Pliers by the American comedy troupe The Firesign Theater.(citation needededit)
According to the Star Trek Encyclopedia (4th ed., vol. 1, p. 319), groat was the "grain of a cereal grass widely cultivated on Bajor and providing a flour for baked goods such as bread and pastries."

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