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unboned

[ uhn-bohnd ]
/ ʌnˈboʊnd /
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adjective
lacking bones.
not having the bones removed: an unboned chicken.
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Origin of unboned

First recorded in 1640–50; un-1 + boned
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British Dictionary definitions for unboned

unboned
/ (ʌnˈbəʊnd) /

adjective
(of meat, fish, etc) not having had the bones removed
(of animals) having no bones
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