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huckle


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Huckle  \Huc"kle\,  n.  [Perh.  dim.  of  Prov.  E.  hucka  hook,  and  so 
  named  from  its  round  shape.  See  {Hook}.] 
  1.  The  hip;  the  haunch. 
 
  2.  A  bunch  or  part  projecting  like  the  hip. 
 
  {Huckle  bone}. 
  a  The  hip  bone;  the  innominate  bone. 
  b  A  small  bone  of  the  ankle;  astragalus.  [R.]  --Udall. 




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