Definitions

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  • n. A young wild boar.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A young wild boar.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In heraldry, the young wild boar, used as a bearing.

Etymologies

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From French marcassin.

Examples

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  • The hunter’s a kind of assassin

    Whose keen eye will fatally fasten

    On sanglier young

    Who, killed, are then flung

    In pots for a meal of marcassin.

    October 25, 2017

  • Here piggy piggy.

    December 11, 2012