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Meaning of OFFAL

Pronunciation:  'oful

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  viscera and trimmings of a butchered animal often considered inedible by humans

OFFAL is a 5 letter word that starts with O.


 See Also: organs, variety meat



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Of"fal\, n. [Off + fall.]
1. The rejected or waste parts of a butchered animal.

2. A dead body; carrion. --Shak.

3. That which is thrown away as worthless or unfit for use;
   refuse; rubbish.

         The off als of other profession.      --South.

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