isca

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin ēsca (bait), from edō (I eat).

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isca f (plural iscas)

  1. bait (substance used in catching fish or other animals)
  2. lure (something that tempts or attracts, especially one with a promise of reward or pleasure)
  3. a Portuguese dish, made with very thin slices of liver

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