\ ˈbakˈsī \
plural -s

Definition of backsey

: a cut of meat usually including all or most of the loin

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First Known Use of backsey

1704, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for backsey

back entry 3 + sey

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“Backsey.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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