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fillet

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈfɪl.ɪt/ UK (US filet) us  
a piece of meat or fish without bones: a piece of cod fillet fillet of plaice small trout fillets fillet steak fillet of beefCuts of meatFish and seafoodSea fishFreshwater fish

fillet

verb [T] uk   /ˈfɪl.ɪt/ UK (US filet) us  
to cut a piece of meat or fish from the bonesPreparing animals and fish for cooking
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