bellies

(redirected from Pork bellies)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial.

bellies

wool from the belly of the sheep.

pork bellies
a popular fictional commodity in futures markets on the stock exchange.

Patient discussion about bellies

Q. stomachache

A. as doctoradhi said - you gave little information about what you look for so you get the most broad answer there is. what i can say from my experience with people is that most stomachaches i know are caused by gas :) and taking care of that will get rid of the stomachache.

Q. 10 weeks pregnant, stomach pain. My sister is 10 weeks pregnant and she is suffering from stomach pain from week 5 until now. I am Just wondering is it normal to have stomach pain when pregnant? and dose it go away after 12 weeks? This is her first pregnancy so please educate us.

A. hmm...my wife also felt pain during those weeks (5th..? maybe 4th...? up to the 11th- not sure) but it was not constant and not very painful. she went to her gyno who checked her out and told her it's the uterus stretching but it's good that she comes to check it out cause who knows.. don't take a chance.

Q. what kind of diet/food is good for helping with a stomach ache?

A. Stomach ache alone without diarrhea? You should eat more rice and bread and less meat, dairy and fruit. If you have diarrhea you should avoid fruit (except apples and bananas), and avoid milk products completely.

More discussions about bellies
References in periodicals archive ?
Genetic relationships between composition of pork bellies and performance, carcass and meat quality traits.
It was only about six years ago that pork producers were in a quandary, trying to come up with ways to make pork bellies more marketable.
Pork bellies and Boston butts are imported more on an annual basis into South Korea.
Clinton laundered through Hillary's pork bellies account, to shaking down Indian tribes for campaign cash, to a national security adviser's failing to unload stock shares that violated ethics rules, to a sitting president's breaking campaign finance laws by agreeing to set aside $1 million to pay Federal Election Commission fines (signing off on the memo with a most descriptive "ugh") - just doesn't pack the same wallop.
A telecom-bust refugee reversed his fortunes by coming up with a way to trade bandwidth just like pork bellies.
At the same time, prices are rising for meat and livestock futures, which are speculative contracts for cattle, hogs and pork bellies.
Energy grade woodchips are a commodity and will eventually be listed with other commodities such as wheat, gold and pork bellies.