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gizzard

giz·zard

gizzard

 
pronunciation:
gI zrd
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an enlarged, muscular portion of the digestive tract of birds in which partially digested food is finely ground with the aid of abrasive particles.
definition 2: an organ with a function like that of the gizzard, found in certain simpler animals such as worms and insects.
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