forcemeat

[ fawrs-meet, fohrs- ]
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nounCooking.
  1. a mixture of finely chopped and seasoned foods, usually containing egg white, meat or fish, etc., used as a stuffing or served alone.

Origin of forcemeat

1
1680–90; force, variant of obsolete farce stuffing + meat

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forcemeat

/ (ˈfɔːsˌmiːt) /


noun
  1. a mixture of chopped or minced ingredients used for stuffing: Also called: farce, farcemeat

Origin of forcemeat

1
C17: from force (see farce) + meat

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