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charqui


charqui


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Charqui  \Char"qui\,  n.  [Sp.  A  term  used  in  South  America, 
  Central  America,  and  the  Western  United  States.] 
  Jerked  beef;  beef  cut  into  long  strips  and  dried  in  the  wind 
  and  sun.  --Darwin.