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Synonyms for rib

to tease or mock good-humoredly

Synonyms for rib

support resembling the rib of an animal

any of the 12 pairs of curved arches of bone extending from the spine to or toward the sternum in humans (and similar bones in most vertebrates)

cut of meat including one or more ribs

a teasing remark

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a riblike supporting or strengthening part of an animal or plant

a projecting molding on the underside of a vault or ceiling

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form vertical ribs by knitting

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