hash brown (plural hash browns)
- A single piece of a quantity of finely-chopped, fried potatoes; singular of hash browns
2010, Olivia Cunning, Backstage Pass: Sinners on Tour, Sourcebooks Casablanca, ISBN 9781402244421, page 175:
- He plucked a hash brown from her chest and popped it in her mouth before slurping several more into his mouth.
- A fried patty made from finely-diced bits of potato.
2011 December 20, Alyssa Newcomb, “Civics Teacher Arrested in McDonald's Hash-Brown Smackdown”, in ABC News:
- A Florida middle school civics teacher who was arrested Saturday for misdemeanor battery denied she threw a hash brown at a McDonalds employee.