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Definition of the noun chitlin
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noun - plural: chitlins
- [context: used chiefly in compounds and attributive uses] chitlins
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From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century Five-volume Set by Paul Finkelman
term “chitlin” is the common vernacular of the word “chitterlings,” the small intestines of a pig, prepared as “soul food,” a phrase describing a cuisine that is popular in the African American community. Though many of these venues were in ...
by Jessie Carney Smith
'' The chitlin circuit, a result of segregation, thrived ...
The Blues Encyclopedia (2004)
by Edward Komara, Peter Lee
Chitterling, chitling, chitlin—small intestines of pigs trimmed of fat, scrupulously cleaned, and either boiled or fried—the most distinctive and classic example of Southern African American soul cooking—was also the name for the circuit of small ...
by Myles H. Bader
CHITLIN. Chitlins, chitlings, or chitterlings are all ...
Encyclopedia of the Blues (2005)
by Edward Komara
Discography: McGrath CHITLIN CIRCUIT Chitterling, chitling, chitlin — small intestines of pigs trimmed of fat, scrupulously cleaned, and either boiled or fried — the most distinctive and classic ...
by Edward M. Komara
Discography: McGrath CHITLIN CIRCUIT Chitterling, ...
CHITLIN. Chitlins, chitlings, or chitterlings are all the same ...
by Andrew Smith
The dualistic situation of chitterlings led to pride in Depression-era black church fundraisers called “chitlin struts,” to identification with the “chitlin circuit” of segregated black theaters and musical venues, and to euphemisms like “ wrinkled ...
by Cary D. Wintz, Paul Finkelman
Frequently, they resettled in the North to perform in larger venues and record for the nascent "race record” industry but would then come to the South again on the "chitlin' circuit” to perform in black-owned vaudeville houses or traveling tent ...
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Chitlin Circuit at BB King Museum
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Scrabble value of C3H4I1T1L1I1N1
The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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