book tripe

noun

: tripe sense 1a(3)
… and frilly-looking book tripe served with fermented bean curd.Caroline Bates, Gourmet, December 1989

Word History

First Known Use

1839, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of book tripe was in 1839

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“Book tripe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/book%20tripe. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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