Definition of Razorbacked hog

1. Noun. A mongrel hog with a thin body and long legs and a ridged back; a wild or semi-wild descendant of improved breeds; found chiefly in the southeastern United States.

Exact synonyms: Razorback, Razorback Hog
Generic synonyms: Swine
Derivative terms: Razorback



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Razorbacked Hog

razor-thin
razor blade
razor blades
razor clam
razor clams
razor edge
razor fish
razor shell
razor shells
razor strap
razor strop
razor wire
razorable
razorback
razorback hog
razorbacked hog (current term)
razorbacks
razorbills
razorblade
razorblades
razored
razorfish
razorfishes
razoring
razorless
razorlike
razors
razour
razoxane

Literary usage of Razorbacked hog

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1. The Popular Science Monthly (1891)
"... ear-rings or a chance necklace, are bathing, racing, wrestling, throwing sand, perchance riding some razorbacked hog; everywhere are life and merriment. ..."

2. Memoirs by Horticultural Society of New York (1904)
"... law of the survival of the fittest, and that the "razorbacked hog" and the wild, seedy and skinny fruits are the most perfect specimens of their kind. ..."

3. Proceedings, International Conference on Plant Breeding and Hybridization (1904)
"... law of the survival of the fittest, and that the "razorbacked hog" and the wild, seedy and skinny fruits are the most perfect specimens of their kind. ..."

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