What does the word rasher mean?

Usage examples for rasher

  1. Evan calls it the " rasher of bacon front." – People of the Whirlpool by Mabel Osgood Wright
  2. " I never took any interest in worms, sir," returned Dick, helping himself to a tempting rasher that had just been brought in hot for the pampered youth. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey