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flitch

noun \ˈflich\

Definition of FLITCH

1
:  a side of cured meat; especially :  a side of bacon
2
:  a longitudinal section of a log

Origin of FLITCH

Middle English flicche, from Old English flicce; akin to Old High German fleisk flesh — more at flesh
First Known Use: before 12th century

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