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fillet

fil·let (fi·let)

fillet (filet)

pronunciation:
fih leI
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a piece of meat or fish that has no bones.
definition 2: a thin, boneless piece of meat that has been rolled up and tied, usu. in preparation for roasting.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: filleted, filleting, fillets
definition 1: to cut into fillets.
definition 2: to remove the bones from (a piece of meat or fish).