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gefilte fish

or ge路fill路te fish, ge路f眉ll路te fish, ge路ful路te fish

[ guh-fil-tuh ]
/ g蓹藞f瑟l t蓹 /
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noun Jewish Cooking.
a forcemeat of boned fish, especially such freshwater fish as carp, pike, or whitefish, blended with eggs, matzo meal, and seasoning, shaped into balls or sticks and simmered in a vegetable broth, and often served chilled.
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Origin of gefilte fish

1890鈥95; <Yiddish: literally, stuffed fish

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British Dictionary definitions for gefilte fish

gefilte fish

gefllte fish

/ (伞蓹藞f瑟lt蓹) /

noun
Jewish cookery a dish consisting of fish and matzo meal rolled into balls and poached, formerly served stuffed into the skin of a fish

Word Origin for gefilte fish

Yiddish, literally: filled fish
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