While I was filleting barramundi and julienning carrots, I saved like a man with a plan.
The ribs c of the arms are then added, and the body is completed (ready to receive the teeth), by filleting in the corners.
Prepare fillets of whitefish according to the directions for filleting fish in Art. 28.
Simple gold lines along the back and corners of the cover are excepted; such work is known as "filleting."
A cheap and excellent dish is made by filleting the tail of cod, egging and crumbing the pieces and frying them.
Tooling with dies is essentially different from filleting in the method of execution.
early 14c., "headband," from Old French filet (12c.) "thread, filament; strip, ligament," diminutive of fil "thread" (see file (v.)). Sense of "cut of meat or fish" is from late 14c., apparently so called because it was prepared by being tied up with a string. As a verb, from c.1600, "to bind with a narrow band;" meaning "to cut in fillets" is from 1846. Related: Filleted; filleting.
fillet fil·let (fĭl'ĭt)
A loop of cord or tape used for making traction on a part of the fetus.
A loop-shaped band of fibers, especially the lemniscus.