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Definition of the noun haslet

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noun - plural: haslets

  1. heart and liver and other edible viscera especially of hogs; usually chopped and formed into a loaf and braised
    • lexical domain: Foods & Drinks - nouns denoting foods and drinks
    • more generic terms: loaf = a quantity of food (other than bread) formed in a particular shape; organs / variety meat = edible viscera of a butchered animal

Alternative definition of the noun haslet


  1. the internal organs of an animal, especially the heart and liver of a pig
  2. a meatloaf made of that (and seasoning)


Haslet is a city in Denton and Tarrant counties in the U.S. state of Texas, settled between 1880 and 1883. The population was 1,517 at the 2010 census.


Haslet, also spelt 'Acelet', is a pork meatloaf with herbs originally from Lincolnshire, England. The name is derived from the Old French hastilles meaning entrails .

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Google previewThings Not Generally Known (1880)

by John Timbs

Haslet is the small pieces cut off in trimming the ;...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of American Regionalisms (2000)

by Robert Hendrickson

A violent threat; haslet means intestines or guts. Given as a common expression in George Allen England, “Rural Locutions of Maine and Northern New Hampshire,” Dialect Notes, Vol. IV (1914). ill news flies fast See quote. “'Ill news flies fast, ...

Google previewAnnual Report (1886)

by Indiana State Board of Health

Maria Haslet is the physician is charge. It will thus be seen that the management and government are entirely in the hands of women, and there is not in the West, and perhaps not in the whole country, a similar institution that is better kept, ...

Google previewNorth Carolina and Old Salem Cookery (1992)

by Beth Tartan

Haslet Stew Haslet is the edible portion of the viscera of a hog including the liver, heart, and lights (lungs). To prepare the stew, cut the best part of the liver and heart into small pieces, using only a ...

Google previewNewcomer's Handbook Neighborhood Guide (2006)

Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, and Austin by Yushan Chang, First Books

Haslet is a small town with a little over 1,000 residents in far north Tarrant County that serves as a bedroom community for Ft. 116 Newcomer's Handbook Neighborhood Guide: Dallas, Ft. Worth, Houston & Austin Mansfield North Suburbs ...

Google previewSomething for everybody (1861)

and a garland for the year by John Timbs

hi Haslet is the small pieces cut off in trimming the. Pork.

Google previewFreeling's Grand junction railway companion ... and Liverpool, Manchester & Birmingham guide (1838)

by Arthur Freeling

Haslet is a markettown and chapelry, in the parish of Stoke, about two miles  ;...

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, Two Volume Set (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

HASLET. • A piece of meat roasted on a spit. • The edible viscera (as the heart, liver, or kidneys) of pork. • A braised dish made of edible viscera. HAWS. ( HAWTHORNE). Crataegus. spp. The fruit of various species of hawthorne shrubs and ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

It was originally a mean haslet, consisting only of a few fishermen's huts: bj a church being built there, it was from that, xA from its situation, which is a sandy eminenct, called Dunkirk. About A. D. 960,. Baldwin eri of Flanders, thinking the ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Adolescence (2006)

by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett

Smoking is common, andthis threshold drug haslet marijuana become acceptable almost everywhere (Contradrogas and DEVIDA), especially after15 or16 yearsof age. Use of psychoactive drugs hasbecome partofthehabit of large segmentsof ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Radio (2003)

by Christopher H. Sterling

Further deregulation haslet to a tremendous growth in the number of commercial radio stationsin Eastand West. Reflecting the decentralized politicalsystem, eachstate hasa different setupfor commercial radio broadcasting, but moststates  ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

* HASLET, Harslet, n. /□ \bajla, Iflandic, a bundle; hafterel, hajlercau, hastier, Fr.] The heart, liver, and lights of a hog, with the windpipe and part of the throat to it. _ HASLI, a district of the Helvetic Republic, in the canton of Bern, in the fine ...

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Scrabble value of H4A1S1L1E1T1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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