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"bacon" in American English

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baconnoun [U]

 us   /ˈbeɪ·kən/
salted or smoked meat from the back or sides of a pig, usually eaten sliced and fried
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"bacon" in British English

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baconnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbeɪ.kən/  us   /ˈbeɪ.kən/
B1 meat from the back or sides of a pig, often eaten fried in thin slices: a bacon sandwich a slice/rasher of bacon bacon and eggs

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"bacon" in Business English

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baconnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈbeɪkən/
bring home the bacon informal
to earn money to live on: Men were once solely responsible for bringing home the bacon.
to be successful at something: They said they would bring home the bacon, but so far they have done no such thing, with sales falling 14%.
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