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calf's-foot jelly

[ kavz-foot, kahvz-, kafs-, kahfs- ]
/ ˈkævzˌfʊt, ˈkɑvz-, ˈkæfs-, ˈkɑfs- /
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noun

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

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