pinbone
noun Date: 1640 the hipbone especially of a quadruped — see cow illustration

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pinbone — /pin bohn /, n. the hipbone, esp. in a four footed animal. [1630 40; PIN + BONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • pinbone — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : the hipbone especially of a quadruped * * * /pin bohn /, n. the hipbone, esp. in a four footed animal. [1630 40; PIN + BONE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • pinbone steak — noun : a small sirloin steak that contains the pinbone see beef illustration …   Useful english dictionary

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