scrod

noun
\ ˈskräd How to pronounce scrod (audio) \
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Definition of scrod

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

First Known Use of scrod

1841, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scrod

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

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scrod

noun

English Language Learners Definition of scrod

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

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