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English definition of “bone”

bone

noun [C or U]     /bəʊn/ US  /boʊn/
B1 any of the hard parts inside a human or animal that make up its frame: The child was so thin that you could see her bones. human/animal bonesSubstances and structures in the bodyThe skin, hair and bone of non-human animals B1 the bone in meat or fish: There's still a lot of meat left on the bone - shall I slice some off for you? I don't like fish because I hate the bones.The skin, hair and bone of non-human animals
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