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unboned

[uhn-bohnd] /ʌnˈboʊnd/
adjective
1.
lacking bones.
2.
not having the bones removed:
an unboned chicken.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; un-1 + boned
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British Dictionary definitions for un-boned

unboned

/ʌnˈbəʊnd/
adjective
1.
(of meat, fish, etc) not having had the bones removed
2.
(of animals) having no bones
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