dry-salt

dry-salt
\\ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ transitive verb
: to treat with salt in the dry state : cure (as meat or hides) by salting and drying

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/druy"sawlt'/, v.t.
to cure or preserve (meat, hides, etc.) by drying and salting.
[1615-25]

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dryˈ-saltˈ transitive verb
To cure (meat) by salting and drying
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Main Entry:dry

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dry-salt «DRY SLT», transitive verb.
= dry-cure. (Cf.dry-cure)

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v. [trans.] cure (meat or fish) with salt rather than in liquid

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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