Definition of country ham in English:

country ham

Syllabification: coun·try ham


  • A ham that is dry-cured with salt before smoking.
    More example sentences
    • I know it isn't country ham, but I can throw a bunch of salt on it, and we can pretend.
    • Unlike city ham, country ham is best served in small thin slices, traditionally on biscuits - large, thick slices are generally too salty.
    • She would come cook us a country ham or biscuits and gravy breakfast - or her mother would.

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