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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. the flesh of a calf as used for food.

Origin of veal:

1350–1400; ME ve(e)l < AF vel (OF veel, veal) < L vitellus, dim. of vitulus calf

Princeton's WordNet

  1. veal, veau(noun)

    meat from a calf

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. veal(noun)vil

    the meat from a calf


  1. veal(Noun)

    The flesh of a calf used for food.

  2. Origin: From veal, from vitellus, diminutive of vitulus ("calf").

Webster Dictionary

  1. Veal(noun)

    the flesh of a calf when killed and used for food


  1. Veal

    Veal is the meat of young cattle, as opposed to beef from older cattle. Though veal can be produced from a calf of either sex and any breed, most veal comes from male calves of dairy cattle breeds.

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the flesh of a calf, used as food

We had veal for dinner.

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