greaves definition

  • noun-plural:
    • The unmelted residue left after animal fat has been rendered.
    • The sediment of melted tallow. It really is converted to cakes for dogs' meals. In Scotland its known as cracklings.
  • noun:
    • The unmeltable residue remaining after animal fat has-been rendered.
    • Plural type of greave.
    • the residue that continues to be after pet fat has-been rendered
  • others:
    • Armor, manufactured from material, and lined with a few soft compound, worn to protect the front associated with the leg below the knee.
    • Boots; buskins.
    • See graves.

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