Scotch woodcock

noun

: buttered toast spread with anchovy paste and scrambled egg

Word History

First Known Use

1836, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Scotch woodcock was in 1836

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“Scotch woodcock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Scotch%20woodcock. Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.

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