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sowbelly

[sou-bel-ee] /ˈsaʊˌbɛl i/
noun
1.
fat salt pork taken from the belly of a hog.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70, Americanism; sow2 + belly
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  • If it was too wet to light a fire, they had to subsist on hardtack biscuits and cold sowbelly doused in vinegar.

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