The lower or hind part of a side of bacon.
To cure bacon by salting. puhekieltä A victory in backgammon achieved when the opponent has not taken a single stone; (also, rarely, backgammon, the game itself). puhekieltä To beat by a gammon (without the opponent taking a stone). puhekieltä A rope fastening a bowsprit to the stem of a ship (usually called a gammoning).
To lash with ropes (on a ship). puhekieltä Chatter, ridiculous nonsense. (Q)
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He swore that all other religions were gammon,And wore out his knees in the worship of Mammon.
puhekieltä To deceive, to lie plausibly. (quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=1