Deer vs. Veal

Deer vs. Veal — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Deer and Veal

Deernoun

Any of various hoofed ruminant mammals of the family Cervidae, characteristically having deciduous antlers borne chiefly by the males. The deer family includes the white-tailed deer, elk, moose, and caribou.

Vealnoun

The meat of a calf.

Deernoun

A ruminant mammal with antlers and hooves of the family Cervidae, or one of several similar animals from related families of the order Artiodactyla.

Vealnoun

also veal·er (vēlər) A calf raised to be slaughtered for food.

Deernoun

(in particular) One of the smaller animals of this family, distinguished from a moose or elk.

I wrecked my car after a deer ran across the road.

Vealnoun

The flesh of a calf (i.e. a young bovine) used for food.

Deernoun

The meat of such an animal; venison.

Oh, I've never had deer before.

Vealnoun

meat from a calf

Deernoun

An animal, especially a quadrupedal mammal, as opposed to a bird, fish, etc.

Deernoun

distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers