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fishcake

Syllabification: fish·cake
Pronunciation: /ˈfiSHkāk
 
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Definition of fishcake in English:

noun

A patty of shredded fish and mashed potato, typically coated in batter or breadcrumbs and fried.
Example sentences
  • Teamed with potatoes it makes excellent fishcakes, a lovely soup or a warming supper dish.
  • Crabmeat is great in pasta dishes, fishcakes and soups.
  • Other dishes ranged from salmon fishcakes and steak, to red mullet and Spring risotto.

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