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finnan haddie

or fin·nan had·dock

[fin-uh n had-ee]
  1. smoked haddock.
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Origin of finnan haddie

1805–15; literally, haddock of Findhorn, fishing port in Scotland; see -ie
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Historical Examples of finnan haddie

  • Caesar sits on comfortably as if he were at breakfast, and the cat were clamoring for a piece of Finnan-haddie.

    Caesar and Cleopatra

    George Bernard Shaw