Definition of cold cuts in English:

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cold cuts

Pronunciation:

plural noun

chiefly North American
Slices of cold cooked meats.
Example sentences
  • Listeria, which can cause fatal blood poisoning, miscarriages in pregnant women and meningitis, is believed to spread through ready-to-eat foods such as hot dogs, luncheon meats or cold cuts.
  • Try salty, spicy or smoked meats, such as ham, sausage, cold cuts or wieners.
  • Researchers studying both pre-menopausal and post-menopausal women found the former group had a higher incidence of cancer when they ate processed meats including cold cuts, hot dogs and bacon.

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