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pronunciation:
hIp
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
phrases:
shoot from the hip
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the portion of the human body on either the left or right side that extends from the thigh to the pelvis and inside which is located the joint that connects the leg to the torso, or a corresponding part of an animal.
definition 2: the joint connecting the leg of a human or the hind limb of an animal to the main body.
definition 3: the projecting angle formed by the junction of two slopes of a roof.
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phrase: shoot from the hip
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of a garment or boots, reaching the hips.
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derivations: hipless (adj.), hiplike (adj.)
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