cervelat

noun

cer·​ve·​lat ˈsər-və-ˌlat How to pronounce cervelat (audio)
-ˌlä
: smoked sausage made from a combination of pork and beef

Word History

Etymology

obsolete French (now cervelas)

First Known Use

1613, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cervelat was in 1613

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Cite this Entry

“Cervelat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cervelat. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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