throat sweetbread

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n throat sweetbread edible thymus gland of an animal
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Usage

In literature:

Cut down at the back of the throat and slice the throat sweetbread.
"Carving and Serving" by Mrs. D. A. Lincoln
Let the meat stew gently till nearly done, and then add slices of throat sweetbreads.
"The Art of Cookery" by John Mollard
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