Sweetbread

Definition of Sweetbread

Sweet´bread`   Pronunciation: swēt´brĕd`
n.1.Either the thymus gland or the pancreas, the former being called neck sweetbread or throat sweetbread, the latter belly sweetbread. The sweetbreads of ruminants, esp. of the calf, are highly esteemed as food. See Pancreas, and Thymus.
2.(Anat.) The pancreas.

Related Words

abatis, brains, breast of veal, chitterlings, cockscomb, foie de veau, fricandeau, giblets, gizzard, haslet, heart, kidneys, liver, marrow, tongue, tripe, veal, veal cutlet, veau
Word:

Browse

Sweet marten
Sweet maudlin
Sweet oil
Sweet pea
Sweet pepper bush
Sweet potato
Sweet rush
Sweet scabious
Sweet spirit of niter
Sweet spirits of niter
Sweet sultan
Sweet tooth
sweet vernal grass
Sweet William
Sweet willow
Sweet wine
Sweet-breasted
Sweet-scented
Sweet-scented shrub
Sweet-sop
-Sweetbread-
Sweetbrier
Sweeten
Sweetener
Sweetening
Sweetheart
Sweethearting
Sweeting
Sweetish
Sweetly
Sweetmeat
Sweetness
Sweetroot
Sweetwater
Sweetweed
Sweetwood
Sweetwort
Sweigh
Sweinmote
Swell
Swell mob
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home | Privacy Policy