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Salami vs. Ham

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Salaminoun

A large cured meat sausage of Italian origin, served in slices.

Hamnoun

(anatomy) The region back of the knee joint; the popliteal space; the hock.

Salaminoun

(baseball) A grand slam.

Hamnoun

(countable) A thigh and buttock of an animal slaughtered for meat.

Salaminoun

(slang) A penis.

Hamnoun

(uncountable) Meat from the thigh of a hog cured for food.

‘a little piece of ham for the cat’;

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Salaminoun

highly seasoned fatty sausage of pork and beef usually dried

Hamnoun

The back of the thigh.

Salami

Salami ( sə-LAH-mee) is a cured sausage consisting of fermented and air-dried meat, typically pork. Historically, salami was popular among Southern, Eastern, and Central European peasants because it can be stored at room temperature for up to 40 days once cut, supplementing a potentially meager or inconsistent supply of fresh meat.

Hamnoun

Electronic mail that is wanted; mail that is not spam or junk mail.

Hamnoun

obsolete form of home

Hamnoun

(acting) an overacting or amateurish performer; an actor with an especially showy or exaggerated style

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Hamnoun

(radio) an amateur radio operator

Hamverb

(acting) To overact; to act with exaggerated emotions.

Hamnoun

Home.

Hamnoun

The region back of the knee joint; the popliteal space; the hock.

Hamnoun

The thigh of any animal; especially, the thigh of a hog cured by salting and smoking.

‘A plentiful lack of wit, together with most weak hams.’;

Hamnoun

a person who performs in a showy or exaggerated style; - used especially of actors. Also used attributively, as, a ham actor.

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Hamnoun

The licensed operator of an amateur radio station.

Hamverb

To act with exaggerated voice and gestures; to overact.

Hamnoun

meat cut from the thigh of a hog (usually smoked)

Hamnoun

(Old Testament) son of Noah

Hamnoun

a licensed amateur radio operator

Hamnoun

an unskilled actor who overacts

Hamverb

exaggerate one's acting

Hamnoun

(in the Bible) a son of Noah (Gen. 10:1), traditional ancestor of the Hamites.

Hamverb

overact

‘she hammed it up for the cameras’;

Ham

Ham is pork from a leg cut that has been preserved by wet or dry curing, with or without smoking. As a processed meat, the term includes both whole cuts of meat and ones that have been mechanically formed.

‘ham’;

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