moose means: Large member of the deer family, with huge palmate antlers. “venison” is the name given to moose meat. Venison is the largest large-animal game meat in America and includes antelope, reindeer, caribou, elk and deer. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does moose mean?

A large deer (Alces alces) It is found in northern North American and Eurasian forest forests. The male has large, palmate, pendulous antlers and a wide, broad muzzle. (in Merlin Dictionary)