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English definition of “hog”

hog

noun [C] (ANIMAL)    /hɒɡ/ US  /hɑːɡ/
US a pig, especially one that is allowed to grow large so that it can be eatenPigs UK a male pig with its sexual organs removed, kept for its meat → Compare boar, sowPigs
(Definition of hog noun (ANIMAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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