gobbet

gobbet

[gob-it]
noun
1.
a fragment or piece, especially of raw flesh.
2.
a lump or mass.

Origin:
1275–1325; Middle English gobet < Old French: a mouthful, diminutive of gobe. See -et

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gobbet (ˈɡɒbɪt)
 
n
a chunk, lump, or fragment, esp of raw meat
 
[C14: from Old French gobet, from gober to gulp down]

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