finnan haddock
noun see finnan haddie

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  • finnan haddock — 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 haddock — finnan haddie …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • finnan haddock — noun haddock usually baked but sometimes broiled with lots of butter • Syn: ↑finnan haddie, ↑finnan, ↑smoked haddock • Hypernyms: ↑haddock …   Useful english dictionary

  • finnan haddock — noun haddock cured with the smoke of green wood, turf or peat. Syn: finnan haddie …   Wiktionary

  • 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 haddock usually baked but sometimes broiled with lots of butter • Syn: ↑finnan haddock, ↑finnan, ↑smoked haddock • Hypernyms: ↑haddock * * * ˌfinənˈhadē, di noun or …   Useful english 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

  • finnan haddie — /fin euhn had ee/ smoked haddock. Also, finnan haddock. [1805 15; lit., haddock of Findhorn, fishing port in Scotland; see IE] * * * …   Universalium

  • finnan haddie — split, lightly salted and cold smoked (for a few hours) haddock, without head and guts, from Scotland. Cooked in butter or cream traditionally. Also called finnan haddock. Reputedly named for the village of Findon in Scotland …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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