Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In cookery, part of the frill-like small intestine, as of swine, fried for food; also, a kind of sausage: generally used in the plural. Also chitling.
  • noun The frill to the breast of a shirt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete The frill to the breast of a shirt, which when ironed out resembled the small entrails. See chitterlings.

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  • noun obsolete The frill to the breast of a shirt.

Etymologies

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When ironed out, it resembled the small entrails, or chitterlings.

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