Origin of calipash
Examples from the Web for calipash
The upper part of the turtle is called the calipash—the under part the calipee.
The calipash, or meat next the back-shell, may be cut smaller—the green fat into pieces about two inches square.
Take half-a-pound of sugar, a quarter of caviare, a quarter of calipash, a quarter of millet and six peaches.
I was remarking that sangaree and calipash, mangoes and guava jelly, dispose the heart to love, and so they do.Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 1 (of 2)|Charles Lever
At their watchfires they discourse upon the delicate fat round the kidneys as an alderman might talk of calipash.The Influence of Buddhism on Primitive Christianity|Arthur Lillie