shoulder bone

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Noun1.shoulder bone - either of two flat triangular bones one on each side of the shoulder in human beingsshoulder bone - either of two flat triangular bones one on each side of the shoulder in human beings
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
glenoid cavity, glenoid fossa - the concavity in the head of the scapula that receives the head of the humerus to form the shoulder joint
acromial process, acromion - the outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade
articulatio humeri, shoulder joint, shoulder - a ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula
endoskeleton - the internal skeleton; bony and cartilaginous structure (especially of vertebrates)
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Sparks flew as steel smote steel, and then there was the dull and sickening sound of a shoulder bone parting beneath the keen edge of my Martian sword.
Patalamon rattled a pair of seal's shoulder bones in front of a herd of holluschickie and they stopped dead, puffing and blowing.
Meanwhile, donated blood and clotting products were being squeezed through a strong needle buried rural life deep into Gwen's shoulder bone as her veins were so collapsed due to the cold and her illness.
He added that it is likely that the skeleton was of a woman as a bangle was found from one of the shoulder bone. He said that the police would ascertain the gender of the deceased through DNA.
The chef underwent chemotherapy and surgery in January 2018 to remove a tumor from her shoulder bone, with 'Top Chef' host Padma Lakshmi, an Indian-American celebrity, by her side.
In 2001, Prince Charles ( broke his shoulder bone when he fell off the horse during a fox hunt.
According to the minor's parents, Abdul Wahab had gone to a seminary in Shalimar area of Lahore, where his teacher had beaten him up with an iron rod breaking the minor's shoulder bone.
Adil was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and then to Leeds General Infirmary and is now recovering from an operation on a broken rib and shoulder bone.
If you notice your shoulder bone is shifted forward, be aware that you need to address this for a correct fit.
It was the conscious thought that I was producing [a lot of] kinetic energy with my high-poundage Hoyt that made me believe I could penetrate the heavy shoulder bone. Wideload scored 154 Vs inches as a typical 8-pointer.
He was treated for 15 days for a shoulder bone fracture and brain injury, besides fractures in other parts of his body.
In October, Butler broke Ellie's her shoulder bone but neither parent sought medical treatment for the painful injury, the court heard.