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[mass noun] The green gelatinous part of a turtle, highly regarded by gourmets.
- ‘However, despite protections, it continues to be hunted for its distinctive green fat and muscle, used in soups and steaks, and its eggs.’
- ‘The name of this turtle derives from its green fat, not its external coloration.’
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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.