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finnan haddie

or finnan haddock

[fin-uh n had-ee] /ˈfɪn ən ˈhæd i/
noun
1.
smoked haddock.
Origin of finnan haddie
1805-1815
1805-15; literally, haddock of Findhorn, fishing port in Scotland; see -ie
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  • Caesar sits on comfortably as if he were at breakfast, and the cat were clamoring for a piece of finnan-haddie.

    Caesar and Cleopatra George Bernard Shaw

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