Saturday, 5 October 2013

Entry: aspic (n.)

In context: "...until the day the father is crushed into aspic in a freak accident on the Jamaica Way and all opportunities for transgenerational instruction are forever lost..."

Definition:   A savoury meat jelly, composed of and containing meat, fish, game, hard-boiled eggs, etc.


Other: You're going to need to be a little flexible with the definition in this case.

SNOOT score: 1
 
Page: 1050

Source: Oxford English Dictionary   

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