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rollmop

[rohl-mop] /ˈroʊlˌmɒp/
noun
1.
a fillet of herring, rolled, usually around a pickle, marinated in brine, and served as an appetizer.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; < German Rollmops, equivalent to roll(en) to roll + Mops pug (dog)
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rollmop

/ˈrəʊlˌmɒp/
noun
1.
a herring fillet rolled, usually around onion slices, and pickled in spiced vinegar
Word Origin
C20: from German Rollmops, from rollen to roll + Mops pug dog
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