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calf's-foot jelly

[kavz-foo t, kahvz-, kafs-, kahfs-]
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noun
  1. jelly made from the stock of boiled calves' feet.
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Origin of calf's-foot jelly

First recorded in 1765–75
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British Dictionary definitions for calf's-foot jelly

calf's-foot jelly

noun
  1. a jelly made from the stock of boiled calves' feet and flavourings, formerly often served to invalids
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