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fish and chips

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noun (used with a singular or plural verb)

fried fish fillets and French fries.

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Origin of fish and chips

First recorded in 1875–80
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British Dictionary definitions for fish and chips

fish and chips

noun

fish fillets coated with batter and deep-fried, eaten with potato chips
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