pork rind

noun
plural pork rinds

Definition of pork rind

US
: a small piece of pig skin that is fried and usually eaten cold as a snack : chicharron One of the world's first snack foods created thousands of years ago, and favored in the southern states, pork rinds are a simple combination of fried pork skins and salt.— Lisa White … hunkers down at night to munch pork rinds and watch a movie …— Melvin Maddocks

First Known Use of pork rind

1952, in the meaning defined above

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“Pork rind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pork%20rind. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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