HyperDic: meat

English > 3 senses of the word meat:
NOUNfoodmeatthe flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food
plantmeat, kernelthe inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone
cognitionmeat, kernel, substance, core, center, centre, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, nub, pith, sum, nitty-grittythe choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
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English > meat: 3 senses > noun 1, food
MeaningThe flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food.
Category ofau jusServed in its natural juices or gravy
Narrowerbeef, boeufmeat from an adult domestic bovine
bird, fowlThe flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
carbonadoA piece of meat (or fish) that has been scored and broiled
cold cutssliced assorted cold meats
cut, cut of meatA piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass
dark meatThe flesh of the legs of fowl used as food
escargot, snailedible terrestrial / terrestrial snail usually served in the shell with a sauce of melted butter and garlic
gameThe flesh of wild animals that is used for food
halal(Islam) meat from animals that have been slaughtered in the prescribed way according to the shariah
horsemeat, horsefleshThe flesh of horses as food
jerky, jerked meat, jerkmeat (especially beef) cut in strips and dried in the sun
lambThe flesh of a young domestic sheep eaten as food
mouton, muttonmeat from a mature domestic sheep
pemmican, pemicanlean dried meat pounded fine and mixed with melted fat
pork, porcmeat from a domestic hog or pig
raw meatuncooked meat
red meatmeat that is dark in color before cooking (as beef, venison, lamb, mutton)
sausageHighly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings
sausage meatAny meat that is minced and spiced and cooked as patties or used to fill sausages
stew meattough meat that needs stewing to be edible
variety meat, organsedible viscera of a butchered animal
veal, veaumeat from a calf
Broaderfood, solid foodAny solid substance (as opposed to liquid / liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment
Substancespalmitic acid, hexadecanoic acidA saturated fatty acid that is the major fat in meat and dairy products
proteinAny of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells
Spanishcarne
Catalancarn
Adjectivesmeatylike or containing meat
English > meat: 3 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningThe inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone.
Synonymkernel
Part ofseedA small hard fruit
Broaderplant part, plant structureAny part of a plant or fungus
Spanishalmendra, núcleo
Catalanbessó
English > meat: 3 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningThe choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience.
Synonymskernel, substance, core, center, centre, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty
Narrowerbare bones(plural) the most basic facts or elements
hypostasis(metaphysics) essential nature or underlying reality
quiddity, haecceityThe essence that makes something the kind of thing it is and makes it different from any other
quintessenceThe purest and most concentrated essence of something
stuffA critically important or characteristic component
Broadercontent, cognitive content, mental objectThe sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
Spanishcentro, corazón, enjundia, esencia, médula, meollo, núcleo, quid, sustancia
Catalanbessó, centre, cor, essència, nucli, quid, substància
Adjectivesmeatybeing on topic and prompting thought

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