feminine noun
1. (culinary) 
Para almorzar traje un emparedado de cecina y queso de cabra.For lunch I brought a sandwich of cured meat and goat cheese.
La cecina de León se hace con carne de la pata trasera de la res.Leon's smoked meat is made with the meat from the cow's hind leg.
Cuando estuve en Mexico probé una cecina de res estupenda.When I was in Mexico I had the most delicious dry salted beef.
2. (culinary) (South America) 
¿Tenemos algo para picar? - Sí, tenemos cecina y queso.Do we have anything to nibble on? - Yes, we have some beef jerky and cheese.
¿Cuánto tiempo de secado necesita la cecina?How much drying time does jerked beef need?
3. (culinary) (Chile) 
Estas cecinas saben mejor cuando se las cocina a la parrilla.These pork sausages taste better when they're cooked on the grill.
1. (general) 
a. dried, salted meat 
1 (carne seca) cured meat; smoked meat
2 (S. Cone) jerked meat; jerked beef
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