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bone·less

 (bōn′lĭs)
adj.
1. Lacking bones: boneless organisms.
2. Having had the bones removed: bought boneless chicken breasts to cut up for a stir-fry.

bone′less·ly adv.
bone′less·ness n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.boneless - being without a bone or bones; "jellyfish are boneless"
boney, bony - having bones especially many or prominent bones; "a bony shad fillet"; "her bony wrist"; "bony fish"
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Translations

boneless

[ˈbəʊnlɪs] ADJ
1. (Anat) → sin hueso(s), deshuesado
2. (fig) → sin carácter, débil
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When [David] reached her she sat huddled in the road, crouching bonelessly upon herself, huddling her head in her crossed thin arms.
Luckily, it was going into a fish pie and the flavour survived the battering beautifully and bonelessly.
Luckily, it's going into a fish pie and the flavour survived the battering beautifully and bonelessly.