lamb's fry


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lamb's fry

n
1. (Cookery) Brit lamb's offal, esp lamb's testicles, as food
2. (Cookery) Austral and NZ lamb's liver as food
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"Tell 'em at hwome that I should like for supper,--well, lamb's fry if they can get it; and if they can't, black-pot; and if they can't get that, well chitterlings will do."
'Perhaps, my love, you will consult with the person of the house, whether she can procure us a lamb's fry; or, failing that, a roast fowl.'
Micawber and I had a lamb's fry in private, surrounded by the sleeping family.