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hind leg


Definitions from WordNet

Noun hind leg has 1 sense
  1. hind leg - the back limb of a quadruped
    --1 is a kind of
    hind limb
    --1 is a part of quadruped
    --1 has parts: hock; gaskin; stifle, knee

Definitions from the Web

Hind Leg

Noun - Anatomy

The hind leg refers to the back leg of an animal, typically located below the hip joint and extending to the foot.

Example sentence: The kangaroo uses its powerful hind legs to hop around.

Noun - Culinary

In culinary terms, the hind leg can refer to the back leg of animals like poultry, pork, or lamb which are often used for specific dishes.

Example sentence: The chef roasted the hind leg of the chicken with herbs and spices.

Adjective - Local

In local usage, "hind leg" can be used as an adjective to describe something that is located at the back or behind.

Example sentence: The shop is situated on the hind leg of the main street.

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