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ID #5681

spring chicken

[W Car. idem, E Car. mountain chicken idem; from its taste, resembling that of chicken] n. frog legs, as food: I hear say spring chicken almost good as chicken, but to me they too much like frog (Nassau). (Black)

Tags: food, noun

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Last update: 2011-10-26 17:52
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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