leaf lard


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leaf lard

n.
High-grade lard made from leaf fat.

leaf′ lard`


n.
lard prepared from the leaf fat of the hog.
[1840–50]

Leaf lard

The lard found next to the kidneys and generally considered to be the best.
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Noun1.Leaf lard - fat lining the abdomen and kidneys in hogs which is used to make lardleaf lard - fat lining the abdomen and kidneys in hogs which is used to make lard
fat - a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat"
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Here was the headquarters of Durham's Pure Leaf Lard, of Durham's Breakfast Bacon, Durham's Canned Beef, Potted Ham, Deviled Chicken, Peerless Fertilizer!
Those unacquainted with hunting or the processing of meat might not find Desportes' canvas of exquisitely rendered butchered lamb and plucked fowl, some wrapped in leaf lard, suitable for decorating their homes.