noun ice·bone

Definition of icebone

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Origin and Etymology of icebone

probably translation of Dutch ijsbeen (from Middle Dutch isebeen, ijsbeen) or Low German isbeen, from Middle Low German īsbēn; both probably by folk etymology, from Latin ischium + Middle Dutch been bone or Middle Low German bēn — more at ischium

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a trip made at another's expense

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