from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The strip of fat from the upper part of a side of pork, usually dried and salt-cured.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A layer of fat, along the back of a pig, used as a cut of meat or to make lard
- n. A fish, the menhaden.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The menhaden.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A local United States name of the mullet.— 2. A local Anglo-American name of the menhaden.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. salt pork from the back of a hog carcass
fat + back (Wiktionary)