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Jerky

Jerky Meaning & Definition
Jerky Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Jerky?

[n] meat cut in strips and dried in the sun
[adj] not having a steady rhythm; "an arrhythmic heartbeat"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Jerky: arrhythmic | irregular | jerked meat | jerking | unsteady

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See Also | beef jerky | biltong | meat

Jerky In Webster's Dictionary

\Jerk"y\, a. Moving by jerks and starts; characterized by abrupt transitions; as, a jerky vehicle; a jerky style.

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