Aitchbone definition

āchbōn
The rump bone, especially of cattle.
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The cut of beef containing the rump bone.
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A cut of beef around the rump bone.
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The rump bone, especially of cattle.
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The cut of beef containing the rump bone.
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A cut of beef lying above the rump bone.
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The rump bone itself.
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The rump bone.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of aitchbone - aitch-bone, edgebone, h-bone

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
aitchbone
Plural:
aitchbones

Origin of aitchbone

  • Alteration (influenced by aitch) of Middle English hach-boon from an hach-boon an aitchbone alteration of a nachebon nache buttock (from Old French) (from Late Latin naticās) (accusative pl. of natica buttock) (from Latin natis) bon bone bone

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • See natch.

    From Wiktionary