Definition of venison in English:

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venison

Pronunciation: /ˈvenəsən/
/ˈvenəzən/

noun

Meat from a deer.
Example sentences
  • Tuck into steak, roast beef, venison and other red meat at least three times a week
  • Season and sear the venison rack and venison loin on all sides until golden brown.
  • To prevent the spread of the disease, the European Union has banned exports of venison and other red meats.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French veneso(u)n, from Latin venatio(n-) 'hunting', from venari 'to hunt'.

Words that rhyme with venison

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Syllabification: ven·i·son

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