ancon

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From Latin ancon, from Greek ἀγκών ‘bend, elbow, cranny’.

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ancon (plural ancones or ancons)

  1. (obsolete) The corner of a wall or rafter.
  2. A console that appears to support a cornice.
  3. (anatomy) The elbow.
  4. (anatomy) The olecranon.
  5. A sheep of a breed from Massachusetts with short crooked legs and long back.

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