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Meaning of OFFAL

Pronunciation:  'oful

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[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
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bilge, bilgewater, bones, carrion, chaff, culm, deadwood, debris, dishwater, ditchwater, draff, dregs, dust, filings, garbage, gash, hogwash, husks, junk, leavings, lees, litter, offscourings, orts, parings, potsherds, rags, raspings, refuse, riffraff, rubbish, scourings, scrap iron, scraps, scum, scurf, sewage, sewerage, shards, shavings, slack, slag, slop, slops, slough, stubble, sweepings, swill, tares, trash, wastage, waste, waste matter, wastepaper, weeds
 

 

 

 

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