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back and sides of a hog salted and dried or smoked

English scientist and Franciscan monk who stressed the importance of experimentation


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5, but it was Bruce Springsteen who brought home the bacon.
A BUTCHER at Llanfairfechan brought home the bacon after winning a top prize for his home-cured produce.
Phillip Archer almost brought home the bacon for 59-backers with a scintillating nine-underpar 60.
LIVERPOOL accountancy firm PKF brought home the bacon when they donned chef's aprons and cooked breakfast for their staff.
Sarah and Sonia brought home the bacon today,'' Worthington said.
A cartoon pig devised by Welsh Super- Ted creator Mike Young has brought home the bacon at the annual Bafta awards.