spindle-shanked

adjective
spin·​dle-shanked | \ ˈspin-dᵊl-ˌshaŋ(k)t How to pronounce spindle-shanked (audio) \

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1593, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of spindle-shanked was in 1593

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“Spindle-shanked.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spindle-shanked. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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