a cut of meat taken from the side and back of an animal between the ribs and the rump
either side of the backbone between the hipbone and the ribs in humans as well as quadrupeds
- The back is muscular with firmly muscled loin.
- The loin is taut and lean, narrower than the rib cage, and with a slight tuck-up.
- In restaurants, look for cuts marked "loin" or "round," which are leanest.
His satisfaction at inheriting blood which had not passed through any huckster's loin.出自： Day Lewis
His loins were rich in sons.出自： M. Amis