Meaning of FILLET in English

FILLET

I. fil ‧ let 1 BrE AmE ( also filet American English ) /ˈfɪlət, ˈfɪlɪt $ ˈfɪlət, -leɪ, fɪˈleɪ/ noun [countable]

[ Date: 1300-1400 ; Language: Old French ; Origin: filet , from Latin filum 'thread' ]

a piece of meat or fish without bones

fillet of

a fillet of sole

II. fillet 2 BrE AmE ( also filet ) verb [transitive]

to remove the bones from a piece of meat or fish:

filleted fish

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