un·​cured | \ ˌən-ˈkyu̇rd How to pronounce uncured (audio) \

Definition of uncured

: not cured: such as
a : not subjected to a preservative process uncured meats/cheeses
b : not restored to health an uncured patient
c : not remedied or eliminated a disease that has gone uncured

Examples of uncured in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Box says: Puff pastry filled with pimento cheese, uncured bacon and caramelized onion. cleveland, 7 Feb. 2021 In other cases, uncured ballots are marked for rejection. Maggie Astor, New York Times, 29 Oct. 2020 But if soccer can pass this test and remain vigilant in the face of an uncured virus, that’s an important breakthrough for the broader sports world. Tim Sullivan, The Courier-Journal, 13 July 2020 The show brings together a weekly live broadcast with a 24/7 digital platform to help people who are suffering from undiagnosed, misdiagnosed or uncured medical mysteries. Darcel Rockett, chicagotribune.com, 13 Sep. 2019 Nolan Ryan Beef is leaving the nitrites behind with the launch of uncured beef franks. Katherine Feser, Houston Chronicle, 17 July 2019 The hope is that through the power of crowdsourcing, users around the world can get help with their undiagnosed, misdiagnosed or uncured medical conditions, not dissimilarly from El Moussa’s fateful connection. Madison Roberts, PEOPLE.com, 18 June 2019 In the drawers below, Hadid showed off some apples, cheese, more hummus, and organic uncured salami. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, 29 Oct. 2018 On the new Acela breakfast menu is a Brooklyn bialy with sharp cheddar, cage-free egg, and Boar’s Head uncured smoked ham. Nancy Trejos, USA TODAY, 15 June 2018

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First Known Use of uncured

1548, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncured. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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