Definitions for haunchhɔntʃ, hɑntʃ
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the hip and buttock and upper thigh in human beings
the loin and leg of a quadruped
The area encompassing the upper thigh, hip and buttocks on one side of a human, primate, or quadruped animal, especially one that is able to sit on its hindquarters.
The loin and leg of a quadruped, especially when used as food.
A squat vertical support structure.
the hip; the projecting region of the lateral parts of the pelvis and the hip joint; the hind part
of meats: The leg and loin taken together; as, a haunch of venison
Origin: [F. hanche, of German origin; cf. OD. hancke, hencke, and also OHG. ancha; prob. not akin to E. ankle.]
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