dark meat


Definition of dark meat

  1. :  the meat that comes from the legs and thighs of chickens, turkeys, ducks, etc. Would you like white meat or dark meat?

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  devoid or partially devoid of light :  not receiving, reflecting, transmitting, or radiating light

    :  transmitting only a portion of light

    :  wholly or partially black

  1. :  a place or time of little or no light :  night, nightfall

    :  absence of light :  darkness

    :  a color of low or very low lightness :  a dark or deep color

  1. :  to grow dark (see 1dark)

    :  to make dark

  1. :  food

    :  solid food as distinguished from drink

    :  the edible part of something as distinguished from its covering (as a husk or shell)

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