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flesh

noun

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animal and especially mammal tissue used as food
  • eats no flesh of any kind, only fruits, grains, and vegetables

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The first known use of flesh was before the 12th century

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“Flesh.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flesh. Accessed 24 Feb. 2021.

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