"stringy" in the adjective sense
1. stringy, wiry
lean and sinewy
2. fibrous, sinewy, stringy, unchewable
of meat) full of sinews especially impossible to chew
3. ropy, ropey, stringy, thready
forming viscous or glutinous threads
consisting of or containing string or strings
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