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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lard /ˈlɑrd/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 lard /ˈlɑrd/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lard n.
 1. Bacon; the flesh of swine. [Obs.]
 2. The fat of swine, esp. the internal fat of the abdomen; also, this fat melted and strained.
 Lard oil, an illuminating and lubricating oil expressed from lard.
 Leaf lard, the internal fat of the hog, separated in leaves or masses from the kidneys, etc.; also, the same melted.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lard, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Larded; p. pr. & vb. n. Larding.]
 1. To stuff with bacon; to dress or enrich with lard; esp., to insert lardons of bacon or pork in the surface of, before roasting; as, to lard poultry.
    And larded thighs on loaded altars laid.   --Dryden.
 2. To fatten; to enrich.
    [The oak] with his nuts larded many a swine.   --Spenser.
 Falstaff sweats to death.
 And lards the lean earth as he walks along.   --Shak.
 3. To smear with lard or fat.
 In his buff doublet larded o'er with fat
 Of slaughtered brutes.   --Somerville.
 4. To mix or garnish with something, as by way of improvement; to interlard.
 Let no alien Sedley interpose
 To lard with wit thy hungry Epsom prose.   --Dryden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lard v. i. To grow fat. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : soft white semisolid fat obtained by rendering the fatty
          tissue of the hog
      v 1: prepare or cook with lard; "lard meat"
      2: add details to [syn: embroider, pad, embellish, aggrandize,
          aggrandise, blow up, dramatize, dramatise]