Sausage is chopped and seasoned meat, especially pork, usually stuffed into a casing.(noun)
An example of sausage is salami.
See sausage in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME sausige < NormFr saussiche, for OFr saulcisse < VL salsicia < L salsus: see sauce
See sausage in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English sausige
Origin: , from Anglo-Norman sausiche
Origin: , from Vulgar Latin *salsīcia
Origin: , from Late Latin
Origin: , neuter pl. of salsīcius, prepared by salting
Origin: , from salsus, salted; see sauce.
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