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leg–of–mutton

adjective leg–of–mut·ton \ˌle-gə(v)-ˈmə-tən also ˌlāg-\

Definition of leg–of–mutton

  1. :  having the approximately triangular shape or outline of a leg of mutton <a leg–of–mutton sleeve> <a leg–of–mutton sail>



1840

First Known Use of leg–of–mutton

1840

Variants of leg–of–mutton

or leg–o'–mutton play \ˌle-gə(v)-ˈmə-tən also ˌlāg-\

Rhymes with leg–of–mutton


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