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English

Etymology

From Old (and modern) French lard ‘bacon’, from Latin lardum, laridum, bacon fat.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
lard

Plural
-

lard (-)
  1. fat from the abdomen of a pig, especially as prepared for use in cooking or pharmacy
  2. (obsolete) fatty meat from a pig; bacon, pork

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to lard

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to lard (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to stuff (meat) with bacon or pork before cooking
  2. to smear with fat or lard
  3. to garnish or strew, especially with reference to words or phrases in speech and writing

French

Etymology

From Latin lardum, laridum, bacon fat.

Pronunciation

Noun

lard m

  1. bacon
  2. pig-fat

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