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horseflesh

[hawrs-flesh]
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noun
  1. the flesh of a horse.
  2. horses collectively, especially for riding, racing, etc.
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Origin of horseflesh

First recorded in 1490–1500; horse + flesh
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horseflesh

noun
  1. horses collectively
  2. the flesh of a horse, esp edible horse meat
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