Definition of in pig in English:

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in pig

(Of a sow) pregnant.
Example sentences
  • The first indication that a sow is ‘in pig’ is failing to come back in season after being mated.
  • Some breeders will leave the boar in with the sow until they can feel that the sow is in pig.
  • A piglet from the porcherie costs FRw 5000 (€10) but the fatted pig can sell for FRw 15000 or a little more if a sow is in pig.
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