sue-tier

suet

[soo-it]
noun
the hard fatty tissue about the loins and kidneys of beef, sheep, etc., used in cooking or processed to yield tallow.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English sewet < Anglo-French *suet, equivalent to su-, sew (< Latin sēbum tallow) + -et -et

suety, adjective
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suet (ˈsuːɪt, ˈsjuːɪt)
 
n
a hard waxy fat around the kidneys and loins in sheep, cattle, etc, used in cooking and making tallow
 
[C14: from Old French seu, from Latin sēbum]
 
'suety
 
adj

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suet
late 14c., "solid fat formed in the torsos of cattle and sheep," probably from an Anglo-Fr. diminutive of sius, the nominative use of sue, seu "tallow, grease," from O.Fr. sieu "tallow," from L. sebum "tallow, grease."
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