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gristle

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈɡrɪs.l̩/
a solid white substance in meat that comes from near the bone and is hard to chew (= crush with the teeth)
gristly
adjective uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “gristle”
in Vietnamese xương sụn…
in Spanish cartílago…
in Thai พังผืด…
in Malaysian rawan…
in French cartilage…
in German der Knorpel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (肉中的)軟骨…
in Indonesian daging liat…
in Chinese (Simplified) (肉中的)软骨…
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