A meal which includes or consists mainly of meat.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Addington Symonds (1840–1893), writer and advocate of sexual reform. From meat + meal.
meat meal/ˈmiːt miːl/
Meat that has been dried and ground into powder for animal feed.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Massillon (Ohio) Independent. From meat + meal.