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mock turtle soup Line breaks: mock tur¦tle soup

Definition of mock turtle soup in English:


[mass noun]
Imitation turtle soup made from a calf’s head.
Example sentences
  • Calf's head used to be, in England, a standard source of meat for mock turtle soup.
  • I had a delicious mock turtle soup at that place by the river.
  • Dating back about a century, mock turtle soup started with a calf's head, an element that was replaced decades ago by Worthmore with boneless beef.
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