Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A little bone.
  • noun (Zoöl.) The internal bone, or shell, of a cuttlefish.

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

Etymologies

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