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rasher

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noun rash·er \ˈra-shər\

Simple Definition of rasher

  • : a thin piece of bacon or ham

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rasher

  1. :  a thin slice of bacon or ham broiled or fried; also :  a portion consisting of several such slices

Origin and Etymology of rasher

perhaps from obsolete rash to cut, from Middle English rashen


First Known Use: 1591


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