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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bony /ˈboni/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 bony /ˈbonɪ/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bon·y a.
 1. Consisting of bone, or of bones; full of bones; pertaining to bones.
 2. Having large or prominent bones.
 Bony fish Zool., the menhaden.
 Bony pike Zool., the gar pike (Lepidosteus).

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold;
             "emaciated bony hands"; "a nightmare population of
             gaunt men and skeletal boys"; "eyes were haggard and
             cavernous"; "small pinched faces"; "kept life in his
             wasted frame only by grim concentration" [syn: cadaverous,
              emaciated, gaunt, haggard, pinched, skeletal,
      2: composed of or containing bone; "osseous tissue" [syn: osseous,
      3: having bones especially many or prominent bones; "a bony
         shad fillet"; "her bony wrist" [syn: boney] [ant: boneless]
      [also: boniest, bonier]