1. [mid-16C+] (orig. UK Und.; later use US black/gang, also pecks) food, often meat.
2. [late 19C] an appetite.
3. [late 19C–1900s] a business, a concern.
[17C–mid-19C] (UK Und.) food, esp. scraps.
[1940s–50s] (US black) food.
[mid-19C] the throat.
[18C–mid-19C] meat and drink.
[early 19C] board and lodging.
[late 19C–1900s] having no appetite.
see on the prod under prod n.3