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noun

a fried ball or cake of shredded fish, especially salt codfish, and mashed potato.

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Origin of fish cake

First recorded in 1850–55
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fishcake
/ (ˈfɪʃˌkeɪk) /

noun

a fried ball of flaked fish mixed with mashed potatoes
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