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[an-nah-buh] /ænˈnɑ bə/
a seaport in NE Algeria: site of Hippo Regius.
Formerly Bône [bohn] /boʊn/ (Show IPA). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for bônes
  • For easy carving, have the butcher cut the rib-eye muscle from the bones, then tie the meat and bones back together for roasting.
  • The carpal bones, eight in number, are arranged in two rows.
  • Drain oil from salmon, remove skin and bones, rub through a sieve.
  • The anterior border articulates with the spine of the frontal bone and the crest of the nasal bones.
  • Add to bones cold water and vegetables, and let simmer twenty minutes.
  • The diploic veins occupy channels in the diploë of the cranial bones.
  • The articulations between the tibia and fibula are effected by ligaments which connect the extremities and bodies of the bones.
  • The master eats the flesh, the servant must gnaw the bones.
  • Its upper border is thin, irregular, and connected to various bones along the lateral wall of the nasal cavity.
  • Cover remaining meat and body bones with cold water.
British Dictionary definitions for bônes


a port in NE Algeria: site of the Roman city of Hippo Regius. Pop: 382 000 (2005 est) Former name Bône
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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