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potbellied pig

noun

Simple Definition of potbellied pig

  • : a small pig with a large belly and usually a black or white coat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of potbellied pig

  1. :  any of a breed of small pigs originating in southeastern Asia and having a straight tail, potbelly, swayback, and black, white, or black and white coat

1985

First Known Use of potbellied pig

1985

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