Kissingcrust

Kiss´ing`crust`


n.1.(Cookery) The portion of the upper crust of a loaf which has touched another loaf in baking.
A massy fragment from the rich kissingcrust that hangs like a fretted cornice from the upper half of the loaf.
- W. Howitt.
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Just some of the other strange words, which have fallen out of popular use since they appeared in his dictionary, are skimbleskamble, twangling, fancymonger, bellygod, badger-legged, blobber and kissingcrust.