Haddock Had"dock (-d[u^]k), n. [OE. hadok, haddok, of unknown origin; cf. Ir. codog, Gael. adag, F. hadot.] (Zo["o]l.) A marine food fish ({Melanogrammus [ae]glefinus}), allied to the cod, inhabiting the northern coasts of Europe and America. It has a dark lateral line and a black spot on each side of the body, just back of the gills. Galled also {haddie}, and {dickie}. [1913 Webster]

{Norway haddock}, a marine edible fish ({Sebastes marinus}) of Northern Europe and America. See {Rose fish}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Haddie — Had die ( d[i^]), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The haddock. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • haddie — Scottish Vernacular Dictionary A person/group of people who are hopeless at something. eg Football team played like a bunch of haddies …   English dialects glossary

  • haddie — n. (Scottish term) haddock fish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • haddie — had·die …   English syllables

  • haddie — ˈhädi noun ( s) Etymology: by alteration Scotland : haddock …   Useful english dictionary

  • Finnan Haddie — is smoked haddock. It s used in the preparation of dishes. Its origin is Findon near Aberdeen, Scotland but found a new home on American shores in the colonies of New England. External Links * [http://recipes.lovetoknow.com/wiki/Category:Finnan… …   Wikipedia

  • Finnan haddie — Fin nan had die [See {Haddock}.] Haddock cured in peat smoke, originally at Findon (pron. f[i^]n an), Scotland. the name is also applied to other kinds of smoked haddock. [Written also {finnan haddock}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • finnan haddie — [fin′ən had′ē] n. [prob. < Findhorn haddock, after fishing port and river of Findhorn, Scotland; often assoc. with Findon, Scotland] smoked haddock: also finnan haddock …   English World dictionary

  • finnan haddie — noun Etymology: alteration of findon haddock, from Findon, village in Scotland Date: 1848 smoked haddock called also finnan haddock …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chicken haddie — a commercial term for canned haddock, cod, cusk or hake or any combination thereof, that has not been ground. No chickens involved …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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