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totus porcus

humorous slang A fake Latinization of the phrase "whole hog," meaning completely, entirely, or without restraint or reserve. If we're going to do a trip around Europe, let's go totus porcus and do the trip the right way! I accept your explanation and apology totus porcus, Bill; no need to say anything further on the matter.
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You wanted to be in totus porcus, and to be among friends who were in totus porcus, and it was the greatest imaginable gift to discover that.
Most of the speaking parts--the Magus, the King, Moloch (the brothel owner) and William Porcus (governor of Marseilles)--received a bravura performance by Diego Metamoros.
Word History: The porcupine is certainly not a source of pork, but the word pork and the porc- in the word porcupine both come ultimately from Latin porcus, "pig, hog.
One study by Solounias & Semprebon (2002) used different methods than those employed in the current study to view and compute the microwear of two browsing suids, Hylochoerus meinertzhageni (the giant forest hog) and Potamochoerus porcus (the African bush pig).
Old French porpeis was a "squished" version of the Latin porcus piscis, which literally meant "pig fish.
Always prominent, the son of Taipan produced a fine late turn of foot to see off the Liam Burke-trained duo of Totus Porcus and Offurocker by a neck.
The species is named pugaporcinus (based on the following Latin roots and suffix respectively: puga = rump; porcus = pig; and inus = having the likeness of) for its resemblance to the "rump of a pig.
declares himself Epicuri de grege porcus ("A pig from Epicurus's herd") "and held, though he found it difficult to trace the pedigree, that he was lineally descended from the ancient and illustrious Gryllus, who maintained against Ulysses the superior happiness of the life of other animals to that of the life of man" (14).