How to use Hock in a sentence

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  • When she recognized the deer hock in her hand, she dropped it.

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  • Her fingers explored the leg, feeling for a hock to make sure it wasn't a hind leg.

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  • He brought me a deer hock.

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  • The top bone is the os calcis, or hock bone, to which the tendon Achilles is attached.

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  • The joint between the femur and tibia, corresponding to the knee of man, is called the " stifle-joint "; that between the tibia and tarsus, corresponding to the ankle of man, the " hock."

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  • A gland and tuft are present on the skin of the outer side of the upper part of the hind cannon-bone; but, unlike American deer, there is no gland on the inner side of the hock.

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  • This is one of the few deer in which there are glands neither on the hock nor on the skin covering the cannon-bone.

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  • In the latter district is produced a white wine from the Riessling grape, which is commonly known in the United Kingdom as Bucellas Hock.

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  • Eclipse was a chestnut horse with a white blaze down his face; his off hind leg was white from the hock downwards, and he had black spots upon his rump-this peculiarity coming down to the present day in direct male descent.

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  • The action in trotting is generally low, but the bending of the knee and the flexing of the hock is smooth, free and true.

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  • Knocking down the past to build a big-box emporium to hock their mass produced modern design wares.

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  • Fixed-price, six-course " tasting " menu changes daily; sample roulade of duck foie gras and ham hock with pickled red cabbage.

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  • I particularly liked the sound of black pudding in a poivre sauce, and smoked ham hock in apricot sauce.

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  • Yesterday I found he'd been mugged again overnight and now has lovely swollen hock!

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  • If using a ham hock, remove hock and take off skin, then dice meat and return to soup.

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  • Fry the pork, bacon and ham hock chunks in batches and brown on all sides.

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  • One such idea is to re-enact medieval banquets, serving dishes such as wild boar, quail, pork hock and lamb shank.

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  • I am a freelancer and need ad hock child care as the days I work very considerably.

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  • Paul chose smoked ham hock, rabbit and fois gras terrine, which came with delicious homemade piccalilli.

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  • Bog spavin is excessive fluid in the largest of the hock joints.

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  • The hackney should also possess good hock action, as distinguished from mere fetlock action, the propelling power depending upon the efficiency of the former.

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