Definition of Duroc in English:
A pig of a reddish breed developed in North America.
- But while there were Saddlebacks, Welsh Blacks, Large Blacks, Large Whites, Lops, Landrace and Durocs, among others, there were no Tamworths.
- The Duroc is a heavy breed, and it yields really good roasts.
- Other notable USA breeds are the Duroc, a red breed from New Jersey, and the Poland China from Ohio.
early 19th century: from the name of a stallion that is said to have been bought by the breeder Isaac Frink on the same day as the pigs from which he developed the breed.
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