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scrapple

[ skrap-uhl ]
/ ˈskræp əl /
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noun Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking.
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
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British Dictionary definitions for scrapple

scrapple
/ (ˈskræpəl) /

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

Word Origin for scrapple

C19: from scrap 1
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