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sav·e·loy

 (săv′ə-loi′)
n.
A highly seasoned smoked pork sausage.

[Alteration (perhaps influenced by Savoy, because it may have been introduced into Great Britain in 1613 by the ambassador of the Duchy of Savoy) of cervelat.]

saveloy

(ˈsævɪˌlɔɪ)
n
(Cookery) a smoked sausage made from salted pork, well seasoned and coloured red with saltpetre
[C19: probably via French from Italian cervellato, from cervello brain, from Latin cerebellum, diminutive of cerebrum brain]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.saveloy - a ready-cooked and highly seasoned pork sausage
pork sausage - sausage containing 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
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saveloy

[ˈsævəlɔɪ] Nfrankfurt m

saveloy

saveloy

[ˈsævəlɔɪ] ncervellata
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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.
And there are the office lads in their first surtouts, who feel a befitting contempt for boys at day-schools, club as they go home at night, for saveloys and porter, and think there's nothing like 'life.
The noise of footsteps on the creaking stairs, a few minutes after the occurrence of this conversation, roused the merry old gentleman as he sat over the fire with a saveloy and a small loaf in his hand; a pocket-knife in his right; and a pewter pot on the trivet.
When I dined regularly and handsomely, I had a saveloy and a penny loaf, or a fourpenny plate of red beef from a cook's shop; or a plate of bread and cheese and a glass of beer, from a miserable old public-house opposite our place of business, called the Lion, or the Lion and something else that I have forgotten.
Best curry, bars and beaches, Dicksons Saveloys, Minchella's ice cream, a penny per minute for the parking and free music right the way through the summer.
Princess Anne visited the Dicksons factory last year and went home with her saveloys.
A lot of the customers are glad that we still sell Newboulds products and we definitely sold a lot of their pork pies, saveloys and ducks today.
Of course I'm not talking about saveloys or eels and mash but home cooked-style stick to your ribs, warm your belly, southern soul food.
Claire Murphy I miss my family, decent water from a tap that you don't have to boil or put through a filter, Saveloys from a chippy, putting curry sauce on your chips and not gravy (that's just wrong on every level).
Peter's Food Service, one of the UK's leading producers of pies, pasties, sausages and saveloys, has opened a new state-of-the-art, 45,000 sq.
I have enough to worry about in my life without playing Russian roulette with battered scallops and saveloys.
With her tiny waist and lean figure, she doesn't look as though she tucks into too many saveloys these days.