Callipash
Callipash \Cal`li*pash"\, n. See {Calipash}. [1913 Webster]

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  • callipash — variant of calipash * * * /kal euh pash , kal euh pash /, n. calipash. * * * callipash, callipee see calipash, pee …   Useful english dictionary

  • callipash — /kal euh pash , kal euh pash /, n. calipash. * * * …   Universalium

  • callipash — /ˈkæləpæʃ/ (say kaluhpash) noun → calipash …   Australian English dictionary

  • callipee — callipash, callipee see calipash, pee …   Useful english dictionary

  • calipash — /kal euh pash , kal euh pash /, n. the part of a turtle next to the upper shield, consisting of a greenish gelatinous substance, considered a delicacy. Also, callipash. Cf. calipee. [1680 90; of obscure orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • calipash — /ˈkæləpæʃ/ (say kaluhpash) noun that part of a turtle next to the upper shield, a greenish gelatinous substance. Also, callipash. {origin uncertain} …   Australian English dictionary

  • cal|i|pash — «KAL uh pash, KAL uh PASH», noun. the edible, gelatinous, greenish substance found next to the upper shell of certain turtles. Also, callipash. ╂[perhaps alteration of carapace] …   Useful english dictionary

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