marrowbone


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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.

marrowbone

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

mar•row•bone

(ˈmær oʊˌboʊn)
n.
1. a bone containing edible marrow.
2. marrowbones, knees.
[1350–1400]
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
Translations

marrowbone

[ˈmærəʊbəʊn] Nhueso m con tuétano

marrowbone

nMarkknochen m

marrowbone

[ˈmærəʊˌbəʊn] nossobuco, osso con il midollo
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