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Fillet a sole and interlard each piece with a bit of anchovy.

Be careful not to interlard conversation with "sir," or "ma'am."

He did not play upon words as a habit, nor did he interlard his talk with far-fetched or overstrained witticisms.

If they hear them interlard their conversation with by-words and oaths, they will be strongly tempted to do the same.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "to mix with alternate layers of fat" (before cooking), from Middle French entrelarder, from entre- "between" (see inter-) + larder "to lard," from Old French lard "bacon fat" (see lard (n.)). Figurative sense of "diversify with something intermixed" first recorded 1560s. Related: Interlarded; interlarding.

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