What does ham hock mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ham hock(noun)

    a small cut of meat from the leg just above the foot


  1. ham hock(Noun)

    The cut of meat at the joint between the leg and foot of a hog.


  1. Ham hock

    A ham hock is the joint between the tibia/fibula and the metatarsals of the foot, where the foot was attached to the hog's leg. It is the portion of the leg – also known as pork knuckle – that is neither part of the ham proper nor the foot or ankle, but rather the extreme shank end of the leg bone and the associated skin, fat, tendons, and muscle.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ham hock in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ham hock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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