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Synonyms for shank

a cut of meat (beef or veal or mutton or lamb) from the upper part of the leg

the part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle

cylinder forming a long narrow part of something

cylinder forming the part of a bolt between the thread and the head

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cylinder forming the part of a bit by which it is held in the drill

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the narrow part of the shoe connecting the heel and the wide part of the sole


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lower part of the leg extending from the hock to the fetlock in hoofed mammals

a poor golf stroke in which the heel of the club hits the ball

hit (a golf ball) with the heel of a club, causing the ball to veer in the wrong direction

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It wasn't until college that the animals and geology of hydrothermal vents really caught my eye," Shank said.
The reaction is almost like triggering a cocked spring," says Shank.
The braised veal shanks are a hearty fall dish and an apropos festive centerpiece dish for Rosh Hashana, too.
Though she could request the shank be shortened, van Kipnis three-quarters them herself.
To serve: On plate, spoon shank cooking liquid and top with lamb
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Features shock-absorbing cushioning at the tip to prevent impact injuries and a 3/4 shank.
Leeson was in charge of both settlement and trading," says John Shank, a professor of accounting at the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.