Found 3 items, similar to marrow.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the
cavities of bones [syn: bone marrow
2: any of various squash plants grown for their elongated fruit
with smooth dark green skin and whitish flesh [syn: marrow squash
, vegetable marrow
3: very tender and very nutritious tissue from marrowbones
[syn: bone marrow
4: large elongated squash with creamy to deep green skins [syn:
5: the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some
idea or experience; “the gist of the prosecutor's
; “the heart and soul of the Republican Party”
“the nub of the story”
, heart and soul
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Marrowed
; p. pr. & vb.
To fill with, or as with, marrow or fat; to glut.
, n. [OE. marou, mary, maruh, AS. mearg, mearh;
akin to OS. marg, D. merg, G. Mark, OHG. marg, marag, Icel.
mergr, Sw. merg, Dan. marv, Skr. majjan; cf. Skr. majj to
sink, L. mergere. [root]274 Cf. Merge
1. (Anat.) The tissue which fills the cavities of most bones;
the medulla. In the larger cavities it is commonly very
fatty, but in the smaller cavities it is much less fatty,
and red or reddish in color.
2. The essence; the best part.
It takes from our achievements . . .
The pith and marrow of our attribute. --Shak.
3. [OE. maru, maro; -- perh. a different word; cf. Gael.
maraon together.] One of a pair; a match; a companion; an
intimate associate. [Scot.]
Chopping and changing I can not commend,
With thief or his marrow, for fear of ill end.
(Bot.), a name given to several varieties of
squash, esp. to the Boston marrow
, an ovoid fruit,
pointed at both ends, and with reddish yellow flesh, and
to the vegetable marrow
, a variety of an ovoid form, and
having a soft texture and fine grain resembling marrow.
. (Anat.) See Spinal cord
, under Spinal