bacon hog

variants: or less commonly bacon pig

Definition of bacon hog

: a hog raised for bacon or of a type fit to be made into bacon and other cured products : a meat-type hog

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First Known Use of bacon hog

1580, in the meaning defined above

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“Bacon hog.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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