Cuttle bone - definition of Cuttle bone by The Free Dictionary
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Cut´tle bone` (bōn`)
|1.||The shell or bone of cuttlefishes, used for various purposes, as for making polishing powder, etc.|
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Daily wear is needed to keep thebird's beak and its claws the proper length, so be sure to provide a salt block or a cuttle bone
for the bird to chew on.
Flem (Samao Ngu), Cuttle Bone
(Tricosan) (Lintalay), purified water, Croton tiglium Lin.
Bell KN and Plant RJ (1977) Cuttle bones
on Victorian beaches.