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Meaning of PORK

Pronunciation:  powrk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  meat from a domestic hog or pig
  2. [n]  a legislative appropriation designed to ingratiate legislators with their constituents
 

PORK is a 4 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: porc, pork barrel
 
 See Also: appropriation, cochon de lait, cut of pork, grunter, hog, meat, pig, pigs' feet, pigs' knuckles, pork loin, salt pork, squealer, suckling pig, Sus scrofa

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pork\, n. [F. porc, L. porcus hog, pig. See {Farrow} a
litter of pigs, and cf. {Porcelain}, {Porpoise}.]
The flesh of swine, fresh or salted, used for food.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bacon, butt, chitterlings, cochon de lait, cracklings, fat back, favors of office, flitch, gammon, ham, ham steak, haslet, headcheese, jambon, jambonneau, lard, melon, patronage, picnic ham, pieds de cochon, pig, plum, political patronage, pork barrel, porkpie, salt pork, side of bacon, small ham, sowbelly, suckling pig, trotters
 

 

 

 

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