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polony

(pəˈləʊnɪ)
n, pl -nies
(Cookery) Brit another name for bologna sausage
[C16: perhaps from Bologna]
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Noun1.polony - another name for Bologna sausage
Bologna sausage, bologna - large smooth-textured smoked sausage of beef and veal and pork
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
References in classic literature ?
He could not have gone wider of the mark than Trotters--except Polonies.
A dreadful day it was for young Dobbin when one of the youngsters of the school, having run into the town upon a poaching excursion for hardbake and polonies, espied the cart of Dobbin & Rudge, Grocers and Oilmen, Thames Street, London, at the Doctor's door, discharging a cargo of the wares in which the firm dealt.
He likewise entertained his guest over the soup and fish, with the calculation that he (Bounderby) had eaten in his youth at least three horses under the guise of polonies and saveloys.