spaul

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [spɑːl], [spɔːl]
  • (Northern Scots) IPA(key): [spaːl]

Noun[edit]

spaul ‎(plural spauls)

  1. (anatomy) limb, shoulder, shoulder-bone
  2. (geography) rounded projecting piece of ground, bank
  3. (of a carcass) joint, shoulder, leg; wing or leg of a fowl; the cut of beef from the shoulder, shoulder steak

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