flesh

[n] - the soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate: mainly muscle tissue and fat
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Flesh

Flesh noun [ Middle English flesch , flesc , Anglo-Saxon fl...sc ; akin to OFries. flāsk , Dutch vleesch , Old Saxon fl...sk , Old High German fleisc , German fleisch , Icelandic & Danish flesk lard, bacon, pork, Swedish fl√§...
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Flesh

Flesh transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Fleshed ; present participle & verbal noun Fleshing .] 1. To feed with flesh, as an incitement to further exertion; to initiate; -- from the practice of training hawks and dogs by...
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flesh

1. The aggregate of the muscles, fat, and other tissues which cover the framework of bones in man and other animals; especially, the muscles. ... In composition it is mainly albuminous, but contains in adition a large number of crystalline bodies, such as creatine, xanthin, hypoxanthin, carnin, etc. It is also rich in phosphate of potash. ... 2. An...
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flesh

verb remove adhering flesh from (hides) when preparing leather manufacture
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flesh

(flesh) the soft muscular tissue of the body. goose flesh transitory erection of the hair follicles due to contraction of the arrectores muscles, a reflection of sympathetic nerve discharge such as occurs with cold or shock; called also cutis anserina. proud flesh&...
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Flesh

• (n.) The soft, pulpy substance of fruit; also, that part of a root, fruit, and the like, which is fit to be eaten. • (n.) The aggregate of the muscles, fat, and other tissues which cover the framework of bones in man and other animals; especially, the muscles. • (v. t.) To glut; to satiate; hence, to harden, to accustom. • (n....
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Flesh

[theology] In the Bible, the word `flesh` is often used simply as a description of the fleshy parts of an animal, including that of human beings, and typically in reference to dietary laws and sacrifice. Less often it is used as a metaphor for familial or kinship relations, and (particularly in the Christian tradition) as a metaphor to desc...
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flesh

Type: Term Pronunciation: flesh Definitions: 1. A general term for soft tissues, referring particularly to skin, subcutaneous tissue, fat, and muscle. Synonyms: muscular tissue
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Flesh

With regard to biology, flesh is the soft substance of a human or other animal body that consists of muscle and fat; for vertebrate, this especially includes muscle tissue (skeletal muscle), as opposed to bones and viscera. Flesh may be used as food, in which case it is commonly called meat. ...
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