noun. the skinned tail of cattle; used especially for soups.
Example sentences of the word oxtail
1. Noun, singular or mass
You could also set aside the broth for another use, and treat the shredded oxtail itself as the star ingredient.
2. Verb, base form
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Because oxtail meat is usually tough and stringy, moisture and time are essential to tenderize and bring out the flavor of this meat.