bare bone

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Noun1.bare bone - bone stripped of fleshbare bone - bone stripped of flesh    
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
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Her body became a drift of melting snow, above which her knees rose in huge peaked mountains of bare bone.
I say what other people only think, and when all the rest of the world is in a conspiracy to accept the mask for the true face, mine is the rash hand that tears off the plump pasteboard, and shows the bare bones beneath.
Lastly, there they were, sitting on the desolate shore of this very island, hungry and downcast, and looking ruefully at the bare bones of the stag which they devoured yesterday.
Andy 'The Pieman' Smith does not have a bare bone on his body.
Directed by Jean-Francois Monette, 2000, Bare Bone Films Inc.
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Advanced Circuits, the only quick-turn printed circuit board manufacturer with easy, real-time customer service, today introduced a new prototype PCB service designed to cut project time and costs to the bare bone.
14-19) and Best Sci-Fantasy/Horror Feature at the Bare Bones International Film Festival (Apr.
Veteran barbecue chef Rick Freeland and restaurateur Steve Staten will open Bare Bones Pit Bar-B-Que next month.
After discovering that more Bare Bones customers used bone broth for sipping than cooking, the Medford, Ore.
And Grayson (below) revealed: "Having lost Paddy McCarthy a couple of weeks ago and Paul Huntington is just not quite ready, centre-half is a position where we are down to the bare bones.