calves' feet


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Noun1.calves' feet - feet of calves used as food; usually jellied
veal, veau - meat from a calf
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With this the governor was satisfied and looked forward to the approach of night and supper-time with great anxiety; and though time, to his mind, stood still and made no progress, nevertheless the hour he so longed for came, and they gave him a beef salad with onions and some boiled calves' feet rather far gone.
Ptcha, the humble dish of jellied calves' feet, is on the verge of extinction in America.
It was more a matter of a trip to the slaughterhouse to purchase calves' feet, which were then boiled up to produce the necessary goo.