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noun plural -kies
  1. a croquette consisting of a piece of bacon wrapped round minced meat or fish
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Word Origin

C19: from Russian kromochka, diminutive of kroma slice of bread
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Historical Examples

  • Just before serving, dip each one in Kromesky batter, and fry in hot fat (see French Frying).

    The Skilful Cook

    Mary Harrison