light-boned


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Adj.1.light-boned - having a bone structure that is light with respect to the surrounding flesh
frail - physically weak; "an invalid's frail body"
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Few hunters will argue that hosier's Ballistic Tip is not an outstanding choice for light-boned, thin-skinned game, such as deer.
It was here that the old lady leaned, light-boned and blue-veined, on her chromium frame, as her legs shuffled ever onwards.