sowbelly

[sou-bel-ee]
noun
fat salt pork taken from the belly of a hog.

Origin:
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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