harslet
Haslet Has"let (h[a^]s"l[e^]t), n. [F. h[^a]telettes broil, for hastelettes, fr. F. haste spit; cf. L. hasta spear, and also OHG. harst gridiron.] The edible viscera, as the heart, liver, etc., of a beast, esp. of a hog. [Written also {harslet}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Harslet — Hars let (h[aum]rs l[e^]t), n. See {Haslet}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • harslet — [härs′lit] n. HASLET …   English World dictionary

  • harslet — var. of HASLET. * * * harslet see haslet …   Useful english dictionary

  • harslet — /hahrs lit/, n. Chiefly Southern U.S. haslet. * * * …   Universalium

  • harslet — n. internal organs (such as the heart of liver) of a hog that may be eaten (also haslet) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • harslet — hars·let …   English syllables

  • harslet — /ˈhazlət/ (say hahzluht), /ˈhas / (say hahs ) noun → haslet …   Australian English dictionary

  • Haslet — Has let (h[a^]s l[e^]t), n. [F. h[^a]telettes broil, for hastelettes, fr. F. haste spit; cf. L. hasta spear, and also OHG. harst gridiron.] The edible viscera, as the heart, liver, etc., of a beast, esp. of a hog. [Written also {harslet}.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • haslet — /has lit, hays , hayz /, n. Chiefly Southern U.S. the heart, liver, etc., of a hog or other animal used for food. Also, harslet. [1300 50; ME hastelet < MF: roasted meat, dim. (see LET) of haste spit, piece of spitroasted meat < Gmc; cf. OE… …   Universalium

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