fish cake


noun

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

Nearby words

  1. fischer-dieskau, dietrich,
  2. fischer-tropsch process,
  3. fish,
  4. fish and brewis,
  5. fish and chips,
  6. fish crow,
  7. fish culture,
  8. fish doctor,
  9. fish duck,
  10. fish eagle

Origin of fish cake

First recorded in 1850–55

Also called fish ball.

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British Dictionary definitions for fishcake

fishcake

noun

a fried ball of flaked fish mixed with mashed potatoes
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