Collar bone
collarbone collarbone, Collar bone Col"lar bone` (Anat.) The clavicle, a bone linking the scapula and sternum. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

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  • collar bone — see clavicle * * * clavicula …   Medical dictionary

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  • collar bone — see clavicle …   The new mediacal dictionary

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  • bone — bone1 W2S2 [bəun US boun] n [: Old English; Origin: ban] 1.) one of the hard parts that together form the frame of a human, animal, or fish body ▪ The X ray showed that the bone was broken in two places. hip/leg/cheek etc bone (=the bone in your… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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