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rasher (plural rashers)
- A strip of bacon.
1892, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, “The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb”, in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Wikisource:
- He received us in his quietly genial fashion, ordered fresh rashers and eggs, and joined us in a hearty meal.
- 1913, D.H. Lawrence, Sons and Lovers, chapter 2
- He toasted his bacon on a fork and caught the drops of fat on his bread; then he put the rasher on his thick slice of bread, and cut off chunks with a clasp-knife, poured his tea into his saucer, and was happy.
a strip of bacon