[ skrap-uh l ]
/ ˈskræp əl /

noun Pennsylvania Dutch Cookery.

cornmeal mush mixed with pork scraps, seasoned with onions, spices, herbs, etc., and shaped into loaves and sliced for frying.


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Origin of scrapple

An Americanism dating back to 1810–20; scrap1 + -le Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for scrapple

/ (ˈskræpəl) /


US scraps of pork cooked with cornmeal and formed into a loaf

Word Origin for scrapple

C19: from scrap 1
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