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noun
  1. (uncountable) A composite material consisting largely of calcium phosphate and collagen and making up the skeleton of most vertebrates.
  2. (countable) Any of the components of an endoskeleton, made of bone.
  3. A bone of a fish; a fishbone
  4. One of the rigid parts of a corset that forms its frame, the boning, originally made of whalebone.
  5. (colour) an off-white colour, like the colour of bone.
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    1. (context, US, colloquial) A dollar.
    2. (slang) An erect penis; a boner.
    3. (slang) domino, Dominoes or dice.
    4. (slang) (form of, shortened form, trombone)
verb (bon, ing)
  1. (transitive) To prepare (meat, etc) by removing the bone or bones from.
"They boned the roast before placing it in the oven."
  1. (context, transitive, vulgar, slang) To have sexual intercourse with.
So, did you her?
adjective
  1. (colour) of an off-white colour, like the colour of bone.
  2. (colloquial) of something that is rubbish or broken
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brand Tweet Definition of brand Like Definition of brand on Facebook
noun
  1. A branding iron.
  2. A mark of ownership made by burning, e.g. on cattle.
  3. (context, advertising) A name, symbol, logo, or other item used to distinguish a product or manufacturer from its competitors.
Brands of breakfast cereal.
  1. (context, advertising) A product's attributes " name, appearance, reputation, and so on " taken collectively and abstractly.
verb
  1. (transitive) To burn the flesh with a hot iron, either as a marker (for criminals, slaves etc.) or to cauterise a wound.
When they caught him, he was branded and then locked up.
  1. (transitive) To mark (especially cattle) with a brand as proof of ownership.
The ranch hands had to every new calf by lunchtime.
  1. (transitive) To make an indelible impression on the memory or senses.
Her face is branded upon my memory.
  1. (transitive) To stigmatize, label (someone).
He was branded a fool by everyone that heard his story.
  1. (transitive, marketing) To associate a product or service with a trademark or other name and related images.
They branded the new detergent "Suds-O", with a nature scene inside a green O on the muted-colored recycled-cardboard box.
adjective
  1. (context, advertising) Associated with a particular product, service, or company.
That computer company has recognition.
Have we settled on our name?
branding iron Tweet Definition of branding iron Like Definition of branding iron on Facebook
noun
  1. A piece of metal bent into a distinctive shape, heated and used to brand livestock.
broadcast Tweet Definition of broadcast Like Definition of broadcast on Facebook
noun
  1. A transmission of a radio or television programme that can be received by anyone with a receiver.
  2. A programme so transmitted.
  3. (dated) The act of scattering seed.
verb (broadcasts, broadcasting, broadcast)
  1. To transmit a message or signal via radio waves or electronic means
  2. To transmit a message over a wide area
  3. (archaic) To sow seeds over a wide area
  4. To send an email in a single transmission to a (typically large) number of people

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