round bone

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Noun1.round bone - bones that are round in shape
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
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The buffalo bladder contains a round bone pin as an anchor pin.
Each strand dug in, one by one, counted and smoothed individually, until her skull is covered by a silver mass of silk, and she ties it all back in a knot at her neck, securing it with a small round bone, a small round white thin bone that she stares at for some time, unsure of its purpose, a small round white thin bone left over from her morning construction with no seeming application.