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The strip of fat from the upper part of a side of pork, usually dried and salt-cured.
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(Cookery) the fat, usually salted, from the upper part of a side of pork
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the fat and fat meat from the upper part of a side of pork, usu. cured by salt.
[1700–10, Amer.]
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Noun1.fatback - salt pork from the back of a hog carcass
salt pork - fat from the back and sides and belly of a hog carcass cured with salt
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