Marrowish \Mar"row*ish\, a. Of the nature of, or like, marrow. [1913 Webster]

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  • marrowish — adjective Similar to a marrow …   Wiktionary

  • marrowish — mar·row·ish …   English syllables

  • marrowish — ˈmarōish, rəwish also ˈmer adjective : resembling marrow …   Useful english dictionary

  • marrow — marrow1 marrowish, adj. marrowless, adj. marrowy, adj. /mar oh/, n. 1. Anat. a soft, fatty, vascular tissue in the interior cavities of bones that is a major site of blood cell production. 2. the inmost or essential part: to pierce to the marrow… …   Universalium

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