Origin of collop
Examples from the Web for collop
Then came a very strange dish: it was a collop cut from a living fish wriggling on the sideboard.
The third dochter says to her mither: "Mither, bake me a bannock, and roast me a collop, for I'm gaun awa' to seek my fortune."The Blue Fairy Book|Various
Collop, her captain, made a gesture with his arms and the Blue tackles dropped back a little.Those Times And These|Irvin S. Cobb
An' if the pope himself said grace, I'd sooner starve than ate a collop of the crater.Adrift in the Ice-Fields|Charles W. Hall
But now you go into the parlour, dear, while I do your collop.Lorna Doone|R. D. Blackmore