What does the word venison mean?

Usage examples for venison

  1. And the men went home and laughed, for neither had the one venison nor the other pork. – Laos Folk-Lore of Farther India by Katherine Neville Fleeson
  2. Some of the species are employed as beasts of draught, whilst the flesh of the whole is wholesome, and that of some of the kinds, under the name of " venison," is considered very delicious. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  3. Then we had venison. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters