leg–of–mutton

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

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

1796

First Known Use of leg–of–mutton

1796

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