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mar·row·bone

 (măr′ō-bōn′)
n.
1. A bone containing marrow, used especially for flavoring soup.
2. marrowbones Informal The knees.
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marrowbone

(ˈmærəʊˌbəʊn)
n
(Cookery)
a. a bone containing edible marrow
b. (as modifier): marrowbone jelly.
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mar•row•bone

(ˈmær oʊˌboʊn)
n.
1. a bone containing edible marrow.
2. marrowbones, knees.
[1350–1400]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marrowbone - a bone containing edible marrowmarrowbone - a bone containing edible marrow; used especially in flavoring soup
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
bone marrow, marrow - very tender and very nutritious tissue from marrowbones
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Translations

marrowbone

[ˈmærəʊbəʊn] Nhueso m con tuétano
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

marrowbone

nMarkknochen m
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marrowbone

[ˈmærəʊˌbəʊn] nossobuco, osso con il midollo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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