Definition of venison noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

venison

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈvenɪsn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvenɪsn//
 
; BrE BrE//ˈvenɪzn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvenɪzn//
 
[uncountable] Meat
 
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meat from a deer See related entries: Meat Word Origin Middle English: from Old French veneso(u)n, from Latin venatio(n-) ‘hunting’, from venari ‘to hunt’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: venison