red meat

noun
any meat that is dark-colored before cooking, as beef, lamb, venison, or mutton (distinguished from white meat ).

Origin:
1895–1900

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red meat
 
n
Compare white meat any meat that is dark in colour, esp beef and lamb

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Example sentences
We were supposed to eat less red meat because beef was bad for us.
Eating red meat could make your body more vulnerable to a dangerous bacterial
  toxin, according to a new study.
Diets filled with red meat but few vegetables, for example, have been linked to
  several kinds of cancer.
He usually has chicken or pork but not a lot of red meat.
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