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scrod

noun \ˈskräd\

Simple Definition of scrod

  • : a young fish (such as a cod or a haddock) that is eaten as food

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of scrod

  1. :  a young fish (as a cod or haddock); especially :  one split and boned for cooking

Variants of scrod

also

schrod

\ˈskräd\

Origin and Etymology of scrod

probably from British dialect (Cornwall) scrawed, past participle of scraw, scrawl to split, salt, and lightly dry (young fish)


First Known Use: 1841


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