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English definition of “marrow”

marrow

noun uk   /ˈmær.əʊ/ us    /-oʊ/

marrow noun (TISSUE)

[U] (also bone marrow) soft tissue containing a lot of fat in the centre of a boneSubstances and structures in the body

marrow noun (VEGETABLE)

[C or U] UK a long round vegetable with a thick green or yellow skin, white flesh, and a lot of seeds at its centre. Marrows are a type of squash.Types of vegetablePlants in general
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