Definition of “peg leg” - English Dictionary

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“peg leg” in British English

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peg legnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈpeɡ ˌleɡ/ us /ˈpeɡ ˌleɡ/ old-fashioned informal

an artificial leg, especially a wooden one that is joined to the natural leg at the knee

(Definition of “peg leg” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)