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collop

[kol-uh p] /ˈkɒl əp/
noun
1.
a small slice of meat, especially a small rasher of bacon.
2.
a small slice, portion, or piece of anything.
3.
a fold or roll of flesh on the body.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English collop(pe), colhoppe, perhaps < Scandinavian; compare Old Swedish kolhuppadher roasted on coals, Swedish kalops, dial. kollops dish of stewed meat
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British Dictionary definitions for collop

collop

/ˈkɒləp/
noun (dialect)
1.
a slice of meat
2.
a small piece of anything
Word Origin
C14: of Scandinavian origin; compare Swedish kalops meat stew
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