pork belly
noun Date: circa 1950 an uncured side of pork

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pork belly — The pork belly is the underside of the pig, from which bacon is made in the United States (in other parts of the world, bacon is more often made from back and side meats and bacon made from bellies is referred to as streaky or American Style ).… …   Wikipedia

  • pork belly — noun side of fresh pork • Hypernyms: ↑side of pork * * * noun : an uncured side of pork * * * a side of fresh pork. [1945 50] * * * pork belly UK US noun [countable/uncountable] [singular …   Useful english dictionary

  • pork belly — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms pork belly : singular pork belly plural pork bellies a piece of fresh meat from one side of a pig …   English dictionary

  • pork belly — pork′ bel ly n. ste a side of fresh pork • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • pork belly — a side of fresh pork. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • pork belly — noun The meat derived from the belly of a pig, often traded as a commodity in American stock exchanges …   Wiktionary

  • pork belly — /ˈpɔk bɛli/ (say pawk belee) noun a cut of meat from the belly of a pig, often boneless, cooked as a slab or sliced in various dishes …   Australian English dictionary

  • Pork ribs — are a type of food dish popular in North America and Asian cuisine. Pork and bones from a pig s ribcage are cooked by smoking, grilling, or baking together (usually with a sauce, primarily barbecue sauce), and then served. Cuts of pork ribsThere… …   Wikipedia

  • Pork rind — Pork rinds Pork rind (known and invented in the United Kingdom as pork scratchings[1] , as a room temperature snack, or crackling, served hot as part of a meal, and in Australia and New Zealand as pork crackle/crackling), is the fried or roasted… …   Wikipedia

  • Pork chop — A pork chop is a chop of pork, a cut of meat cut perpendicularly to the spine of the pig, and usually containing a rib or part of a vertebra and served as an individual portion.The center cut or pork loin chop includes a large T shaped bone, and… …   Wikipedia

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