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fish and chips

pl.n.
Fried fillets of fish and French-fried potatoes.
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fish and chips

n
(Cookery) fish fillets coated with batter and deep-fried, eaten with potato chips
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fish′ and chips′


n.pl.
fried fish fillets and French fries.
[1875–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fish and chips - fried fish and french-fried potatoes
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
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