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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A little bone.
  • n. The internal bone, or shell, of a cuttlefish.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A little bone.
  • n. The internal bone, or shell, of a cuttlefish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hard substance growing on the inside of a horse's knee.
  • n. The cuttlebone, pen, or calamary of some squids or cuttlefish.
  • n. Same as ossicle.

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