mock turtle soup

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mock turtle soup

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Soup made from calf's head, veal, or other meat and spiced to taste like green turtle soup.

mock turtle soup

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(Cookery) an imitation turtle soup made from a calf's head
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Noun1.mock turtle soup - soup made from a calf's head or other meat in imitation of green turtle soupmock turtle soup - soup made from a calf's head or other meat in imitation of green turtle soup
soup - liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food
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I routinely carry a teensy, ultra-handy Streamlight MicroStream clipped to a T-shirt collar, but when wearing a high-crew or mock-turtle collar, head movement can turn it on.
Add would you mind, as a personal favour, considering what a lot of instruction this colloquy of ours will provide for the Logicians of the Nineteenth Century--would you mind adopting a pun that my cousin the Mock-Turtle will then make, and allowing yourself to be re-named Taught-Us?
Provided that you, for your part, will adopt a pun the Mock-Turtle never made, and allow yourself to be re-named A Kill-Ease