What does the word corned mean?

Usage examples for corned

  1. We corned our own beef and made sauerkraut by the barrel for winter use. – Out of Doors--California and Oregon by J. A. Graves
  2. These, with a few small trout caught by Pepper in the creek, helped to form a pleasant change from bacon, canned beans and what the former sailor called " salt horse," or corned beef. – The Boy Scouts on the Yukon by Ralph Victor
  3. They'll be keeping us on mackerel and corned beef yet! – Polly and the Princess by Emma C. Dowd