saltfish

noun

Caribbean salted cod

Nearby words

  1. salted,
  2. salten,
  3. salter,
  4. salter-harris classification,
  5. saltern,
  6. saltglaze,
  7. saltie,
  8. saltier,
  9. saltigrade,
  10. saltillo

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Examples from the Web for saltfish

  • I remember 'Saltfish' means 'have got smallpox; keep away,' and 'Saltpetre' means 'have got a cold; come at once.'