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Definition of Haunch

Haunch
Haunch Haunch (?; 277), n. [F. hanche, of German origin; cf. OD. hancke, hencke, and also OHG. ancha; prob. not akin to E. ankle.] 1. The hip; the projecting region of the lateral parts of the pelvis and the hip joint; the hind part. 2. Of meats: The leg and loin taken together; as, a haunch of venison. Haunch bone. See Innominate bone, under Innominate. Haunches of an arch (Arch.), the parts on each side of the crown of an arch. (See Crown, n., 11.) Each haunch may be considered as from one half to two thirds of the half arch.

Meaning of Haunch from wikipedia

- prison culture to avoid sitting on the cold ground Ilium – Also known as the Haunch bone List of human positions – Physical configurations of the human body...
- Haunch of Venison was a contemporary art gallery operating from 2002 until 2013. It supported the work of contemporary leading artists, presented a broad...
- Haunches-in, also called travers or tête au mur ("head to the wall" in French), is a lateral movement used in the dressage discipline of horse training...
- The turn of the haunches is a lateral movement performed at the halt and walk, used in horse training. It requires the horse, while bent in the direction...
- Bucephalus was named after a branding mark depicting an ox's head on his haunch. A m****ive creature with a m****ive head, Bucephalus is described as having...
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- right is the right of the mother. From all of her year she may claim One haunch of each kill for her litter, and none may deny her the same.   Cave right...
- One or two shadow stripes rest between the bold, broad stripes on the haunch. This main, distinguishing characteristic sets the Zululand Zebra apart...
- Alexander the Great's horse was named Bucephalus after this brand on its haunch. Hammond, N. G. L. (1998). "Chapter One: The boyhood of Alexander". The...
- gallery. In 2002 he started Haunch of Venison gallery with Graham Southern. Together with Southern, Blain staged exhibitions at Haunch of Venison, including...