Definition of Virginia ham in English:

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Virginia ham

Entry from US English dictionary


A smoke-cured ham from a hog fed on peanuts and corn.
Example sentences
  • That was just one course of the party fare that included Virginia ham, cheese biscuits, seafood gumbo, salmon, a wealth of side dishes and an array of sophisticated Mexican food.
  • One day, I'll spring for a spiral cut or Virginia ham and she can feast on it.
  • ‘Harry, just do me one favor, okay? ‘she smiled, and then with an amused tone in her voice said, ‘Fly by Smithfield and pick up a Virginia ham.’

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Syllabification: Vir·gin·ia ham

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