rump-bone

  • 1 rump|bone — «RUHMP BOHN», noun. the bone of the rump; sacrum …

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  • 2 rump bone — noun : sacrum * * * rump bone noun The coccyx • • • Main Entry: ↑rump …

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  • 3 rump-bone — …

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  • 4 rump —   Puapua (of a chicken).    ♦ Rump bone of a chicken, ke emoa …

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  • 5 rump-post — rumpˈ post noun The share bone or pygostyle of a bird • • • Main Entry: ↑rump …

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  • 6 edge-bone — n. Aitchbone, natchbone, rump bone …

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  • 7 Natch bone — Natch Natch (n[a^]ch), n. [OF. nache fesse, LL. natica, from L. natis the rump, buttocks. Cf. {Aitchbone}.] The rump of beef; esp., the lower and back part of the rump. [1913 Webster] {Natch bone}, the edgebone, or aitchbone, in beef. [1913… …

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  • 8 Thigh bone — Thigh Thigh (th[imac]), n. [OE. thi, [thorn]ih, [thorn]eh, AS. [thorn]e[ o]h; akin to OFries. thiach, D. dij, dije, OHG. dioh, thioh, Icel. [thorn]j[=o] thigh, rump, and probably to Lith. taukas fat of animals, tukti to become fat, Russ. tuke fat …

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  • 9 wedge bone — noun part of the sirloin nearest the rump • Hypernyms: ↑cut of beef • Part Holonyms: ↑sirloin * * * noun : a small unpaired bone or nodule that often occurs between the centra of the cervical vertebrae of lizards …

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  • 10 ice-bone —  a rump of beef. Norf …

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  • 11 rumple-bane — rumpˈle bane noun (Scot) Rump bone • • • Main Entry: ↑rump …

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  • 12 aitchbone — /aych bohn /, n. 1. the rump bone, as of beef. 2. the cut of beef that includes this bone. Also, edgebone. [1480 90; earlier hach boon (with spurious h ); (h)ach var. by misdivision as an (h)ach(e) of a nache rump < MF < VL *natica, fem. of… …

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  • 13 aitchbone — noun the buttock or rump bone of cattle. ↘a cut of beef lying over this. Origin C15, from dialect nache rump , from OFr., based on L. natis buttock(s) , + bone; the initial n was lost by wrong division of a nache bone …

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  • 14 aitchbone — [āch′bōn΄] n. [by faulty separation of ME a nache bone < OFr nache, buttock < VL * natica, dim. < L natis, buttock] 1. the rump bone 2. a cut of beef around the rump bone …

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  • 15 aitchbone — noun a) A cut of beef lying above the rump bone b) The rump bone itself …

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  • 16 aitchbone — /ˈeɪtʃboʊn/ (say aychbohn) noun 1. the rump bone, as of beef. 2. the cut of beef which includes this bone. {Middle English nache bone; a nache bone became an aitch bone by false division into words; nache, from Old French, from Latin natis… …

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  • 17 aitchbone — n. rump bone, bone of the hindquarters …

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  • 18 aitchbones — n. rump bone, bone of the hindquarters …

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  • 19 aitchbone — n. 1 the buttock or rump bone. 2 a cut of beef lying over this. Etymology: ME nage , nache bone buttock, ult. f. L natis, es buttock(s): for loss of n cf. ADDER, APRON …

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  • 20 aitchbone — n. Edgebone, natchbone, rump bone …

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