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lard

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Cooking
lardlard1 /lɑːd $ lɑːrd/ noun [uncountable]  DFCwhite fat from pigs that is used in cooking
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lardBoiled lard in a pan of water, cooled, strained and mixed with oil of lavender was used.Some group members were tempted by the variety of sausages and breakfast meats, butter, cheese, lard and pate.Cut down on all fats, particularly those from animal sources especially lard, suet, double cream and full-fat cheeses.Huge tubs hold bubbling black beans -- no lard, no lie.Then she reached into a can and scooped half a handful of lard.Nothing but paint on a piece of lard.As long as his eyes were locked on the silver of the lard can he was safe.
Related topics: Cooking
lardlard2 verb [transitive]  DFCto put small pieces of bacon onto meat before cooking it lard something with something
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lardIt is rarely necessary to lard farm-raised game, since the meat is seldom as lean as its wild counterpart.Many hare devotees like to lard hare with strips of pork fat seasoned with herbs and Cognac.Inevitably it has had to lard its work with contingencies and question marks.
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Verb table
lard
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theylard
he, she, itlards
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theylarded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave larded
he, she, ithas larded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad larded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill lard
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have larded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam larding
he, she, itis larding
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you, we, theyare larding
Past
I, he, she, itwas larding
you, we, theywere larding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been larding
he, she, ithas been larding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been larding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be larding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been larding
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