Definition of uncured in English:


Syllabification: un·cured
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈkyo͝ord


  • 1(Of a person) not restored to health.
  • 2(Of meat, fish, tobacco, or animal skins) not preserved by salting, drying, or smoking.
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    • Balance high-sodium foods with other foods (fruits, vegetables, uncured meats) that are low in sodium.
    • Dublin's many tanneries required running water in which to soak piles of uncured leather.

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