What does the word sausage mean?

Usage examples for sausage

  1. " Then I will carry the cabbage into the palace for you," said Doris, standing on tip- toe to hold a sausage to the lips of her tall son. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Did I not once make good money auguring from the entrails of animals, till these scientists found that they were useful for sausage casings? – The Book of Gud by Dan Spain Harold Hersey
  3. It turned out that her mother had cooked for him a special dish of consolation- sausage- meat stewed inside a red cabbage, with apples and cloves, till it all gets mixed up. – The Martian by George Du Maurier