mar·​row·​fat ˈmer-ə-ˌfat How to pronounce marrowfat (audio)
: any of several wrinkled-seeded garden peas

Word History

First Known Use

1731, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of marrowfat was in 1731

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“Marrowfat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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