marrowbone

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noun mar·row·bone \ˈmer-ə-ˌbōn, -ō-ˌbōn\

Definition of marrowbone

  1. 1 :  a bone (such as a shinbone) rich in marrow

  2. 2 marrowbones plural :  knees

14th Century

First Known Use of marrowbone

14th century

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