chine (n.)
[of meat] joint, portion, piece
2H6 IV.x.55[Cade as if to his sword, of Iden] if thou ... cut not out the burly-boned clown in chines of beef
E3 III.iii.159[King John to the French, of the English] but scant them of their chines of beef
H8 V.iv.26[Man to Porter] Let me ne'er hope to see a chine again
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