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General Crossword Questions for “jerky”

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  • Spiced strips of jerky. Jerky is meat that has been cut into strips, trimmed of fat, marinated in a spicy, salty, sweet rub, or liquid, and dried or smoked with low heat (usually under 70 °C/160 °F) or is occasionally just salted and sun-dried. — “Jerky (food) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Formed in 1989, The Jerky Boys were made up of former childhood friends Johnny Brennan and Kamal.[1] After Kamal left the act in 2000, The Jerky Boys continued on as a solo act featuring only Brennan, before going on hiatus after the 2001 release of their final album, The Jerky Tapes. — “The Jerky Boys - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Jerky (game), a card game. The Jerky Boys, a prank phone call performance group. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. — “Jerky - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,


  • In between her pauses the girl could hear the voice of Edward, droning on, indistinguishably, with jerky pauses for replies. — “The Good Soldier” by Ford Madox Ford
  • He tore away half the prize story sharply and wiped himself with it. Then he girded up his trousers, braced and buttoned himself. He pulled back the jerky shaky door of the jakes and came forth from the gloom into the air. — “Ulysses” by James Joyce
  • He had suffered from them himself, and he, with a shrug of the shoulders and a nervous, jerky gesture of the arm, was wont to put away from him, as it were, every allusion to it. — “Nostromo” by Joseph Conrad
  • After the swingboats, they went on the roundabouts to calm down, he twisting astride on his jerky wooden steed towards her, and always seeming at his ease, enjoying himself. — “The Rainbow” by D. H. Lawrence
  • In half an hour all was again in order, only the squares had become gray instead of black. The regimental commander walked with his jerky steps to the front of the regiment and examined it from a distance. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • The rain pattered and swished in the garden; a water-pipe (it must have had a hole in it) performed just outside the window a parody of blubbering woe with funny sobs and gurgling lamentations, interrupted by jerky spasms of silence. . . . "A bit of shelter," he mumbled and ceased. — “Lord Jim” by Joseph Conrad


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