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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of shoulder.
  • adj. Having or pertaining to shoulders.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having shoulders; -- used in composition.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having shoulders, of this or that character: as, broad -shouldered, round-shouldered, red-shouldered.
  • In horticulture, said of grape-clusters that have a shoulder or are broadest at the base.
  • Broad and high in the umbo-lateral regions: used in the characterization of the Brachiopoda.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having shoulders or shoulders as specified; usually used as a combining form

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