Etymology: A combination of off + fall attested from the late 14th century. Confer Middle Dutch afval and German Abfall.
- The rejected or waste parts of a butchered animal.
- The internal organs of an animal other than a bird, these organs being used as food.
- A dead body; carrion.
- That which is thrown away as worthless or unfit for use; refuse; rubbish.
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