Smithfield ham

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Smith·​field ham | \ ˈsmith-ˌfēld- How to pronounce Smithfield ham (audio) \

Definition of Smithfield ham

: a Virginia ham produced in or near Smithfield, Va.

First Known Use of Smithfield ham

1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Smithfield ham.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Smithfield%20ham. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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