Griskin
Griskin \Gris"kin\, n. [Grise a pig + -kin.] The spine of a hog. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • griskin — [gris′kin] n. [dim. of obs. grice, pig < ME gris < ON griss, young pig, hog: ? ult. of echoic orig.] Brit. the lean section of pork loin …   English World dictionary

  • griskin — /griz kin/, n. Brit. 1. a chop or steak, esp. a pork chop. 2. Archaic. a pork loin, esp. the lean part. [1690 1700; GRICE + KIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • griskin — noun a) A lean cut of meat from the loin of a pig. b) The bones, particularly the spine, of a pig …   Wiktionary

  • griskin — [ grɪskɪn] noun Brit. the lean part of a loin of pork. Origin C17: perh. from archaic grice pig + kin …   English new terms dictionary

  • griskin — gris·kin …   English syllables

  • griskin —   n. lean loin of pork …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • griskin — ˈgriskə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: grice + kin 1. Britain : a pork loin; especially : the lean part 2. Britain …   Useful english dictionary

  • Grice — (gr[imac]s), n. [OE. gris, grise; of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. gr?ss, Sw. gris, Dan. grus, also Gr. ?, Skr. ghrshvi, boar. Cf. {Grise}, {Griskin}.] A little pig. [Written also {grise}.] [Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grise — Grice Grice (gr[imac]s), n. [OE. gris, grise; of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. gr?ss, Sw. gris, Dan. grus, also Gr. ?, Skr. ghrshvi, boar. Cf. {Grise}, {Griskin}.] A little pig. [Written also {grise}.] [Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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