blood sausage

noun

Definition of blood sausage

:very dark sausage containing a large proportion of blood called also blood pudding

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First Known Use of blood sausage

1799


BLOOD SAUSAGE Defined for English Language Learners

blood sausage

noun

Definition of blood sausage for English Language Learners

  • : a very dark sausage that contains a lot of blood


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