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rawboned

[raw-bohnd] /ˈrɔˈboʊnd/
adjective
1.
having little flesh, especially on a large-boned frame; gaunt.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; raw + boned
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  • Her face is rawboned, fierce, and almost masculine in its edges and planes.
British Dictionary definitions for rawboned

rawboned

/ˈrɔːˈbəʊnd/
adjective
1.
having a lean bony physique
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rawboned in Medicine

rawboned raw·boned (rô'bōnd')
adj.
Having a lean, gaunt frame with prominent bones.

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