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Poland China

noun
  1. one of an American breed of black hogs having white markings.
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Origin of Poland China

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80
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Historical Examples

  • The old fellow was inordinately proud of his colts, his Poland-China pigs, his "graded" bull, his fountain in the garden.

    Bunch Grass

    Horace Annesley Vachell

  • The breakfast was a disgusting display of Poland-China manners and was successful in every particular.

    At Good Old Siwash

    George Fitch