Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The small entrails of a calf or hog.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The small entrails of a calf or a hog.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Chitterling.
  • n. A name applied to various plants, especially to the woodruff (Asperula odorata) and the lily-of-the-valley.

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Examples

  • For a like reason the Yellow Bedstraw has become known as "Petty mugget," from the French _petit muguet_, a little dandy, as applied in ridicule to effeminate young men, the _Jemmy Jessamies_, or "mashers" of the period.

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