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haunch

(hônch, hŏnch)
n.
The hip, buttock, and upper thigh in humans and certain other animals.

haunch

(hawnsh) [Fr. hanche]
The hips and buttocks.

haunch

1. in conformation terms, the region of the iliac crests.
2. in the meat trade, the leg and loin.
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A splendid collaboration between the Berlin-Moscow gallery Volker Diehl and the Haunch of Venison gallery in London reveals the wide range and power of Soviet non-conformist art.
Extrusions is at the Haunch of Venison Gallery in London until 8 November 2009.
Barney Arkell was known for his cheery high-fives he shared with Wheelers Lane Primary School pupils crossing Haunch Lane in Kings Heath.
I long to feather my hand over its satin swell, The groomed haunch of a thoroughbred, Soothed and comforted by human contact.
The macabre relic was held in a locked glass case at the Haunch of Venison in Salisbury, Wiltshire.
Winston Churchill and Dwight Eisenhower are said to have met at The Haunch of Venison pub while planning the D-Day landings
Ambleside (5pts) 38-1 beat Bulkington (1pt) 37 all out by 9 wkts; Fillongley v Haunch wood (5pts) - match awarded to Haunch wood; Attle borough (2pts) v Newdigate (2pts) - match abandoned; Ansley (1pt) 32 all out (S Patel 3-12, J Edgar 3-4) lost to Bed worth (5pts) 35-1 by 9 wkts.
The new building contains almost 100,000 sq ft of warehouse space including 10 dock doors and a 10-metre haunch height.
Local retailers and farm shops are increasingly linking up with local estates and shoots to provide fresh game on their counters, while many local supermarkets now stock and promote a wide selection of game, from stuffed pheasant breast to venison haunch and venison burgers.
Tynemouth MP Alan Campbell was today wondering whether the old presents to Government Whips, such as a bolt of cloth or of haunch of venison would be restored.
Defensive structures are still astonishing in many of their cities, and here they adopted the shape of a linear wall that encircled Lima and its Indian neighbourhoods, a kidney-like figure with the ancient grid near its upper haunch, and an open area with orchards and parks sitting in its lap.
Classic Fish Bar & Kebab House, 300 Haunch Lane, Kings Heath B13 0QS.