Definition of Cullen skink in English:

Cullen skink

Line breaks: Cul¦len skink
Pronunciation: /ˌkʌlən ˈskɪŋk/

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[mass noun]
A Scottish soup made from smoked haddock, potatoes, onions, and milk.


from the name of Cullen, a village on the Moray Firth in NE Scotland, + Scots skink 'soup made from shin of beef', probably from Middle Low German Schinke 'ham'.

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