Westphalian ham

noun
West·​pha·​lian ham | \ wes(t)-ˈfāl-yən- How to pronounce Westphalian ham (audio) , -ˈfā-lē-ən- \

Definition of Westphalian ham

: a ham of distinctive flavor produced by smoking with juniper brush

First Known Use of Westphalian ham

1722, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Westphalian ham

Westphalia, Germany

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“Westphalian ham.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Westphalian%20ham. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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