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shank

1. Anatomy the shin
2. the corresponding part of the leg in vertebrates other than man
3. Engineering a ladle used for molten metal
4. Music another word for crook

shank

[shaŋk]
(design engineering)
The end of a tool which fits into a drawing holder, as on a drill.

shank

shank, 1
1. One of the plain spaces between the channels of a triglyph in a Doric frieze.
2. That part of a tool which connects the acting part with the handle.
3. The body of a fastener, such as a nail or bolt, i.e., the portion between the head and the point.
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The spur (the chicken's protective weapon) grows out of the shank.In fact, some varieties of chickens have feathered shanks (legs), but others do not.
When I talk with other deer hunters who actually eat their venison shanks, the most common use I hear is as ground meat.
To stitch a shank button, take a small stitch under the button shank to anchor the thread.
Deviations from bilateral symmetry are tried to be detected generally by taking measurements on some morphological characters such as right and left shank lengths, shank widths, wing lengths, face widths and lengths in broilers (Campo et al., 2000; Moller and Manning, 2003; Yalcin et al., 2003; Campo et al., 2007; Mendes, 2008).
Shank said she expects a seamless process for Siebert client services during the transition into her new role as acting CEO as she continues to lead Siebert Brandford Shank in a period of strong growth.
Shank resides in Jacksonville, FL and will work at Creative's new facility at 8600 Atlantic Blvd., Jacksonville, FL.
These first two sections are especially helpful in allowing the reader to meet and understand Shank. In truth, the essays that follow (thirteen essays grouped in five sections--on mission theology, mission in the European context, mission in the African context, conversion, and Anabaptism and mission) are consistent in explaining the life described in his autobiographical essay.
Add the rosemary, thyme, stock and redcurrant jelly, pour over the lamb shanks and then place in the oven for 1.5 hrs on 150[bar] .
For the lamb shanks Preheat oven to 350 degrees Season shanks with
of Clinton Township, MI is now offering its new Adjustment Free Rotary Broaching Tool Holder in four sizes: .625-inch shank, .750-inch shank, 12-mm shank and 22-mm shank.
Features shock-absorbing cushioning at the tip to prevent impact injuries and a 3/4 shank. The "V" shape vamp gives a lovely, elongated look to the foot.
SERVING Place a nice mound of garlic mash on each warm dinner plate then carefully stand a shank upright on top of the mash.