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bareboned

[ bair-bohnd ]
/ ˈbɛərˌboʊnd /
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adjective
lean or spare, as a person.
emaciated; gaunt: bareboned victims of a terrible famine.
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Origin of bareboned

1590–1600; bare1 + boned, from the earlier use bare-bones or bare-bone a lean person
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