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lardon

[lahr-dn] /ˈlɑr dn/
noun
1.
a strip of fat used in larding, especially as drawn through the substance of meat, chicken, etc., with a kind of needle or pin.
Also, lardoon
[lahr-doon] /lɑrˈdun/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English lardun < Middle French lardon piece of pork, equivalent to lard lard + -on noun suffix
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lardon

/ˈlɑːdən/
noun
1.
a strip or cube of fat or bacon used in larding meat
Word Origin
C15: from Old French, from lard
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