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anchovyan‧cho‧vy /ˈæntʃəvi $ ˈæntʃoʊvi/ noun (plural anchovies) [countable, uncountable]  HBFDFFa very small fish that tastes strongly of salt
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anchovyWith bigger fish in serious decline, mackerel, sardines and anchovies are now the main targets.Mix the chopped parsley, garlic, olive oil, chopped anchovy fillets and vinegar to make a little vinaigrette sauce.They may also be following the migration of their staple food, anchovies.Now, consider: shrimp, lobster, anchovy, mussel, oyster.Add the anchovies, garlic, capers, and cook briefly, just until warm.I stand shoulder to shoulder with the anchovy on this.The flavor is akin to anchovies on steroids.
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