shanked
adjective see shank I

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  • Shanked — Shanked, a. Having a shank. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shanked — |shaŋkt, aiŋ adjective 1. : having a shank 2. : having such or so many shanks usually used in combination long shanked two shanked …   Useful english dictionary

  • shanked — shank ► NOUN 1) a person s leg, especially the lower part. 2) the lower part of an animal s foreleg, especially as a cut of meat. 3) the shaft or stem of a tool or implement. 4) the band of a ring. DERIVATIVES shanked adjective. ORIGIN Old En …   English terms dictionary

  • shanked — See shank. * * * …   Universalium

  • shanked — ʃæŋkt adj. hit sharply to the right (golf ball); cut into a shank (cut of meat from the leg) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Red-shanked Douc — Taxobox name = Red shanked Douc status = EN trend = unknown status system = iucn3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Primates familia = Cercopithecidae genus = Pygathrix species = P. nemaeus binomial = Pygathrix… …   Wikipedia

  • Black-shanked Douc — ] status = EN status system = iucn3.1 status ref = IUCN2007 | assessors = Eudey, A. Members of the Primate Specialist Group | year = 2000 | id = 39828 | title = Pygathrix nigripes | downloaded = 2008 07 21] regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata… …   Wikipedia

  • long-shanked — adj. having long legs. Syn: leggy, long legged. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spindle-shanked — Spin dle shanked , a. Having long, slender legs. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gray-shanked Douc — Taxobox name = Gray shanked Douc status = CR status system = iucn3.1 status ref = IUCN2007 | assessors = Boonratana, R., Le Xuan Canh Vu Ngoc Thanh | year = 2003 | id = 39827 | title = Pygathrix nemaeus ssp. cinerea | downloaded = 2008 07 21]… …   Wikipedia

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