Canadian bacon


Definition of Canadian bacon

: bacon cut from the loin that has little fat and is cut into round or oblong slices

First Known Use of Canadian bacon

circa 1934, in the meaning defined above

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“Canadian bacon.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of Canadian bacon

US : bacon from the back part of a pig that has little fat and that is cut into round slices

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