liver sausage

noun

Definition of liver sausage 

: a large, creamy to firm cooked sausage containing ground pork liver usually mixed with pork or other meat and spices : liverwurst

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No Cocoa Krispies, no triple-cream brie, and no smoked liver sausage. John Kass, chicagotribune.com, "Wife's shopping list for husband: No Cocoa Krispies, no smoked liver, just berries!," 4 Apr. 2018 And real French triple-cream brie, and smoked liver sausage served with those horseradish sweet pickles made a fantastic sandwich. John Kass, chicagotribune.com, "Wife's shopping list for husband: No Cocoa Krispies, no smoked liver, just berries!," 4 Apr. 2018 All parts of the animal are honored during réttir, with traditional dishes such as liver sausage (slátur) and singed lamb heads (svið) served at the post-herding celebration. Bridget Hallinan, CNT, "Iceland Welcomes Tourists to Réttir, Its Annual Sheep Roundup," 15 Sep. 2017

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1820, in the meaning defined above

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