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"gristle" in British English

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gristlenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈɡrɪs.l̩/
a ​solidwhitesubstance in ​meat that comes from near the ​bone and is hard to chew (= ​crush with the ​teeth)
gristly
adjective uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of gristle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gristlenoun [U]

 us   /ˈɡrɪs·əl/
a ​part of a ​piece of ​meat that is very hard to ​chew
(Definition of gristle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gristle”
in Spanish cartílago…
in Vietnamese xương sụn…
in Malaysian rawan…
in Thai พังผืด…
in French cartilage…
in German der Knorpel…
in Chinese (Simplified) (肉中的)软骨…
in Indonesian daging liat…
in Chinese (Traditional) (肉中的)軟骨…
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