collarbone


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col·lar·bone

 (kŏl′ər-bōn′)
n.

collarbone

(ˈkɒləˌbəʊn)
n
(Anatomy) the nontechnical name for clavicle

col•lar•bone

(ˈkɒl ərˌboʊn)

n.
the clavicle.
[1605–15]

col·lar·bone

(kŏl′ər-bōn′)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.collarbone - bone linking the scapula and sternumcollarbone - bone linking the scapula and sternum
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
arteria subclavia, subclavian artery - either of two arteries that supply blood to the neck and arms
endoskeleton - the internal skeleton; bony and cartilaginous structure (especially of vertebrates)

collarbone

noun
Related words
technical name clavicle
Translations
klíční kost
kraveben
solisluu
ključna kost
kulcscsont
viðbein
鎖骨
쇄골
ključnica
nyckelben
กระดูกไหปลาร้า
xương đòn

collarbone

[ˈkɒləbəʊn] Nclavícula f

collarbone

[ˈkɒlərbəʊn] nclavicule f
I broke my collarbone → Je me suis cassé la clavicule.

collarbone

collarbone

[ˈkɒləˌbəʊn] nclavicola

collarbone

عَظْمَة التَّرْقُوَة klíční kost kraveben Schlüsselbein κλείδα clavícula solisluu clavicule ključna kost clavicola 鎖骨 쇄골 sleutelbeen kragebein obojczyk clavícula ключица nyckelben กระดูกไหปลาร้า köprücük kemiği xương đòn 锁骨

collarbone

n. clavícula.

collarbone

n (fam) clavícula
References in classic literature ?
The evenin' papers gave the score: nose broken, three bad scalp wounds, front teeth out, a broken collarbone, an' two broken ribs.
On seeing these peasants, who were evidently still amused by the novelty of their position as soldiers, Pierre once more thought of the wounded men at Mozhaysk and understood what the soldier had meant when he said: "They want the whole nation to fall on them." The sight of these bearded peasants at work on the battlefield, with their queer, clumsy boots and perspiring necks, and their shirts opening from the left toward the middle, unfastened, exposing their sunburned collarbones, impressed Pierre more strongly with the solemnity and importance of the moment than anything he had yet seen or heard.
CHAMPION jockey Silvestre de Sousa is making good progress from the injuries he sustained in a fall at Chelmsford last month and could return at the St Leger meeting at Doncaster, which starts on Wednesday week, after it emerged he had not broken his collarbone as initially feared.
The 78-year-old suffered a broken collarbone and facial injuries, but died on Saturday, Cleveland Police said on Wednesday.
Havlin, who celebrated the first century of his career last year, has been sidelined since sustaining a broken collarbone and rib and a collapsed lung after a fall from the fatally-injured Beehaar at the Sunbury track on February 5.
DESPITE nursing a broken collarbone, Stockport's Christian Iddon scored a brace of top ten finishes as the Bennetts British Superbike Championship made it's annual pilgrimage to Assen in Holland.
KATIE ARCHIBALD last night joked it took a collarbone break and hurting her ribs to get sympathy out of her old man Ian.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's daughter, Shiloh Joie-Pitt, broke her collarbone during their family vacation.
A PENSIONER left a cyclist in need of surgery with a broken arm and collarbone after she crashed into him on a Newcastle road.
Team Sky's Thomas suffered a broken collarbone after falling midway through the stage from Nantua to Chambery, while Australian Porte broke his collarbone and fractured his pelvis in a highspeed crash on the descent of the Mont du Chat late in the day.
GERAINT Thomas rode on with a broken collarbone as he fought desperately to stay in the Tour de France before being forced to bail out.