gaminess

[gey-mee-nis]
noun
1.
the taste or odor of game, especially when slightly tainted.
2.
gameness; pluck.
3.
squalor or lewdness.

Origin:
gamy + -ness

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gamey or gamy (ˈɡeɪmɪ)
 
adj , gamier, gamiest
1.  having the smell or flavour of game, esp high game
2.  informal spirited; plucky; brave
 
gamy or gamy
 
adj
 
'gamily or gamy
 
adv
 
'gaminess or gamy
 
n

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The meat was lean and white, without a hint of gaminess.
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