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Bone

Definition of bone:

part of speech: verb

To take the bones out of, as meat.

part of speech: noun

Connective tissue in which the ground substance is impregnated with salts of lime.

part of speech: noun

The hard substance forming the skeleton.

part of speech: verb

To remove the bones from; to stiffen with whalebone, as a dress.

part of speech: noun

The hardened tissue forming the skeleton of the higher orders of animals; one of the parts or pieces of an animal skeleton; a stay of whalebone, steel, etc., for a corset.

part of speech: verb

To take out bones from the flesh.

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