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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Large flaring portion of the skeleton forming one half of the pelvis.

Usage examples (33)
  • I fingered the valve fitting imbedded above my hipbone.
  • She kissed his right thigh, the smooth taut skin of his hipbone.
  • High schools are starting to institute "no visible hipbone" rules.
  • A typical woman by contrast has a hipbone wider than her ribcage . for more
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