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flitch

flitch

 
pronunciation:
flIch
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a salted and cured side of a hog; side of bacon.
definition 2: a lengthwise cut from a tree trunk, as for veneer.
definition 3: any of two or more planks bolted together to form a beam.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: flitched, flitches, flitching
definition: to cut into flitches.