on the bone

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Definition of on the bone

: (with the meat) still connected to the bone or bones The ham was on the bone.

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“On the bone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20the%20bone. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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