a fried ball or cake of shredded fish, especially salt codfish, and mashed potato.
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Also called fish ball.
Origin of fish cake
First recorded in 1850–55
Words nearby fish cake
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British Dictionary definitions for fishcake
/ (ˈfɪʃˌkeɪk) /
a fried ball of flaked fish mixed with mashed potatoes
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