Definitions

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  • n. The entrails of a deer or other animal, used for food.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • The entrails of a deer.

Etymologies

From Middle French nombles ("loin of meat"), alteration (with dissimilation) of Old French and Anglo-Norman lumbles ("loins"), from Latin lumbulus, diminutive of lumbus ("loin"). (Wiktionary)

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  • animal internal organs

    April 15, 2008