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Poland China

noun
1.
one of an American breed of black hogs having white markings.
Origin of Poland China
1875-1880
1875-80, Americanism
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  • The breakfast was a disgusting display of poland-china manners and was successful in every particular.

    At Good Old Siwash George Fitch
  • The old fellow was inordinately proud of his colts, his poland-china pigs, his "graded" bull, his fountain in the garden.

    Bunch Grass Horace Annesley Vachell

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