Definition of debone in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /diːˈbəʊn/


[with object] (often as adjective deboned)
Remove the bones from (meat or fish) before cooking.
Example sentences
  • Customers can take bones when they buy deboned meat if it is for human consumption.
  • So the health certificate required by the 1991 version of the 1964 Directive was amended, the amendment being different depending on whether the meat was fresh bone-in bovine meat or deboned bovine meat.
  • The EC allows irradiation for mechanically deboned chicken meat.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.