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He's trying to balance on one leg.
She sat down and crossed her legs.
an exercise to strengthen the leg muscles
The horse kicked its hind legs.
Insects have six legs.
There was a dirty mark on his trouser leg.
roast leg of lamb
a stool with three legs
a table leg
the second leg of our journey across the US
the final leg of the band's 30-month World Tour
the third leg of a round-the-world yacht race
When it comes to centralism, the UK government doesn't have a leg to stand on.
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a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building
old and in bad condition, or no longer effective
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time
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Definition of leg from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.