leaf lard
noun Date: circa 1847 high-quality lard made from leaf fat

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  • Leaf lard — Leaf Leaf (l[=e]f), n.; pl. {Leaves} (l[=e]vz). [OE. leef, lef, leaf, AS. le[ a]f; akin to S. l[=o]f, OFries. laf, D. loof foliage, G. laub, OHG. loub leaf, foliage, Icel. lauf, Sw. l[ o]f, Dan. l[ o]v, Goth. laufs; cf. Lith. lapas. Cf. {Lodge}.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Leaf lard — Lard Lard (l[aum]rd), n. [F., bacon, pig s fat, L. lardum, laridum; cf. Gr. (?) fattened, fat.] 1. Bacon; the flesh of swine. [Obs.] Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. The fat of swine, esp. the internal fat of the abdomen; also, this fat melted and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • leaf lard — leaf′ lard n. coo lard prepared from the leaf fat of the hog • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • leaf lard — n. the highest grade of lard, made from leaf fat …   English World dictionary

  • leaf lard — noun fat lining the abdomen and kidneys in hogs which is used to make lard • Syn: ↑leaf fat • Hypernyms: ↑fat * * * noun : lard made from leaf fat into the highest quality lard * * * lard prepared from the leaf fat of the hog. [1840 50] * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • leaf lard — lard prepared from the leaf fat of the hog. [1840 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • leaf lard — noun White lard made from fresh, clean, sound leaf fat of swine, reasonably free of blood, free of foreign odors and tastes and having not more than set maxima of , peroxide, mo …   Wiktionary

  • leaf-lard — /ˈlif lad/ (say leef lahd) noun lard prepared from the leaf (def. 11) of the pig …   Australian English dictionary

  • Leaf — (l[=e]f), n.; pl. {Leaves} (l[=e]vz). [OE. leef, lef, leaf, AS. le[ a]f; akin to S. l[=o]f, OFries. laf, D. loof foliage, G. laub, OHG. loub leaf, foliage, Icel. lauf, Sw. l[ o]f, Dan. l[ o]v, Goth. laufs; cf. Lith. lapas. Cf. {Lodge}.] 1. (Bot.) …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Leaf beetle — Leaf Leaf (l[=e]f), n.; pl. {Leaves} (l[=e]vz). [OE. leef, lef, leaf, AS. le[ a]f; akin to S. l[=o]f, OFries. laf, D. loof foliage, G. laub, OHG. loub leaf, foliage, Icel. lauf, Sw. l[ o]f, Dan. l[ o]v, Goth. laufs; cf. Lith. lapas. Cf. {Lodge}.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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