dry-salt

[ drahy-sawlt ]
/ ˈdraɪˌsɔlt /

verb (used with object)

to cure or preserve (meat, hides, etc.) by drying and salting.

Origin of dry-salt

First recorded in 1615–25
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dry-salt


verb

to preserve (food) by salting and removing moisture
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