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bottom round

a cut of beef taken from outside the round, which is below the rump and above the upper leg.
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Origin of bottom round
First recorded in 1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Step by step the gasping Landy was lowered until he reached the bottom round.

    Great Hike Alan Douglas
  • There, drop its heel on the ground,” he said, “and one of you put your foot on the bottom round.

    The New Forest Spy George Manville Fenn
  • The appointments were made to-day, and I just caught on to the bottom round of the ladder.

    Diary of an Enlisted Man Lawrence Van Alstyne

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