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griskin

Syllabification: gris·kin
Pronunciation: /ˈɡriskin
 
/

Definition of griskin in English:

noun

British
The lean part of a loin of pork.
Example sentences
  • Fried griskin is the best-selling food in the shop.
  • Pork griskin is in general extremely hard.
  • The best way of dressing Pork Griskin is to roast it, baste it with a little butter and sage, and a little pepper and salt.

Origin

late 17th century: perhaps from archaic grice 'pig' + -kin.

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