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Scotch woodcock

Definitions

noun

  1. hot toast spread with anchovies or anchovy paste and topped with creamy scrambled eggs

Example Sentences Including 'Scotch woodcock'

Scotch woodcock is one of those birds, along with the Bombay duck, which fails to make it into an ornithologist's notebook.
Times, Sunday Times (2001)
` Scotch woodcock " is nothing to do with the bird, but a savoury of anchovies and capers in scrambled eggs on toast.
Smith, Drew Food Watch

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