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en·trails

(en'trālz),
The viscera of an animal.

entrails

(ĕn′trālz′, -trəlz)
pl.n.
1. The internal organs, especially the intestines; viscera.
2. Internal parts: the entrails of a car engine.
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In the hilly areas of Kehal, Kunj and Malikpura where vehicles could not move, the entrails and animal waste were collected by using wheelbarrows.
He urged the people to cooperate with the sanitary workers and dump entrails of the sacrificial animals and offal at specific collection points from where, these could be removed properly.
According to a waste management board spokesperson, the weight of animal entrails was recorded in a computerised system through weighbridges at various locations.
Her entrails were found on a plate having been cooked on a grill.
A ripped haunch, roiling and bloody, flashed, and I turned away, yanking the dog behind me, when my young cousin whispered what's this , and groped for a stick to free the leg, and when that didn't work, he knelt in the trashy run, his face close to the scrabbler, fingers plying the greasy, furred gash, the entrails glazed with flies which might have deterred someone else, but he sat, now cross-legged, unwinding the wrecked limb the way the hands that lifted the boy in Wyoming must have worked.
According to a friend who does a bit of foreseeing herself, it is "Derived from the word for entrails (exta) and the verb to look at (specto), extispicy...is the art of interpreting the entrails of sacrificial animals." Apparently no Greek or Roman general in his senses would venture into battle without a check of the lungs, liver or intestines of a sacrificial animal.
The archeologists also found three wooden canopic jars, which the ancient Egyptians used to store the entrails of their mummified dead, and four ushabti boxes containing wooden figurines.
A HUGE power station fuelled by gas released from rotting chicken blood and entrails could be built on Anglesey.
Shakespeare's Entrails: Belief, Scepticism and the Interior of the Body
At the end of a successful hunt the hounds used in the pursuit were rewarded with a part of the slain animal's entrails. Traditionally the entrails were spread out on the animal's hide.
"The Worm Compost": Tonight, in the black box of our storage closet/a lack box of plastic records our eating habits/ in a soggy thresh of newsprint, an exquisite text/ of worms and leaves and PH balance you upset/once every couple months to parse our future/through clues in the much: cairns of sheep shit/or entrails in a soothsayer's dish, you predict a parliament of annelids to get us back to nature.
The sixth dead iguana's entrails were found strewn outside its pen in the fenced-in facility in Grand Cayman, said Fred Burton, director of a program that has brought the rare reptiles back from the brink of extinction.