plural -s
: a sausage of lean beef and salt pork seasoned, dried, and smoked

Word History


German, from Low German mettworst, from Middle Low German, from mett meat, pork + worst sausage; akin to Old High German maz food

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“Mettwurst.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Jun. 2023.

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