Definition of Calf's tongue

1. Noun. The tongue of a calf eaten as meat.

Generic synonyms: Tongue



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Calf's Tongue

calends
calendula
calendulas
calendulin
calenture
calentured
calentures
calesa
calesas
calescence
calescent
calf
calf's-foot jelly
calf's brain
calf's liver
calf's tongue
calf-bone
calf bone
calf bones
calf diphtheria
calf love
calf pump
calf roping
calfbound
calfflesh
calfless
calflick
calflicks
calflike
calfs

Literary usage of Calf's tongue

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Unrivalled Cook-book and Housekeeper's Guide by Washington (1885)
"... and more spice; another layer of calf s head and jelly, and so on, the last layer being the calf s tongue, sliced thin; cover with good paste and bake. ..."

2. European and American Cuisine by Mrs. Gesine Knubel Lemcke, Gesine Lemcke (1914)
"Calf s Tongue a la 1'Espagnole.—Boil 2 calves' tongues as in below recipe. ... Calf s Tongue a la Jardiniere.—Lay 3 calves' tongues for 2 minutes in boiling ..."

3. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1884)
"... both those prepared from the ulcerations of the calf s tongue and from the inoculated tissues of the rabbit, are immersed in a mixture of magenta and ..."

4. Representative English Plays: From the Middle Ages to the End of the by John Strong Perry Tatlock, Robert Grant Martin (1916)
"If I were virtuous, it would never grieve me, Or any thing that might justify my modesty ; But when my nature is prone to do a charity, And my calf s tongue ..."

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