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black butter

noun
Origin of black butter
1800-1810
First recorded in 1800-10
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  • But as to our black butter, do not decoy anybody to Southampton by such a lure, for it is all gone.

  • Chicken livers are very nice, and cod's tongues with black butter cannot be surpassed.

    The Art of Entertaining

    M. E. W. Sherwood

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