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noun ham pronunciation in American English /hæm/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the meat from the top part of the back legs of a pig, preserved using salt or smoke

    a slice of ham

    a ham sandwich

    1. a.
  2. 2
    [countable] a bad actor who has an artificial style of performing

    an old ham

    a ham actor

  3. 3
    [countable] someone who sends and receives radio messages for fun

    a radio ham

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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