follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

sugar-cured

[shoo g-er-kyoo rd] /ˈʃʊg ərˌkyʊərd/
adjective
1.
(especially of ham or bacon) cured in a mixture of sugar, salt, and sodium nitrate or sodium nitrite.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for sugar-cured
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for sugar-cured

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for sugar

6
8
Scrabble Words With Friends