Bones synonyms

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A percussion instrument (idiophone) consisting of a pair of concave shells joined on one edge by a string, held in the hand and used to produce clicking sounds.
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Plural form of clapper
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a percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance
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Paper thrown away after use or as useless
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To cram is defined as to force something into a space that is too small or to study quickly for an exam that is very soon.
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(Informal) To work or study hard and steadily
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The definition of an os is a mouth or hole.
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(Slang) Things resembling or suggesting ivory
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A corresponding bone in the forelimb of other vertebrates.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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(Anatomy) The bone of the ankle.
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The fusion of normally separate skeletal bones.
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The thin, flat structure of bone and cartilage to which most of the ribs are attached in the front of the chest in most vertebrates; breastbone
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The shinbone.
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Either of two flat, triangular bones in the back of the shoulders of humans, or a similar bone in other vertebrates; shoulder blade
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A triangular bone made up of five fused vertebrae and forming the posterior section of the pelvis.
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A similar bone in most vertebrates.
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(Zoology) The lighter bone (fused portion of bone) in the forelimb of an animal.
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The pubic bone; the part of the hipbone forming the front arch of the pelvis
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The basin-shaped structure in vertebrate animals that joins the spine and lower or hind limbs. In primates, the pelvis is composed of the two hipbones joined to the sacrum. It contains, protects, and supports the intestines, bladder, and internal reproductive organs.
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(Anatomy) The sesamoid bone of the knee; the kneecap.
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(Physiology) The formation and development of bone
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A homologous bone of the skull in other vertebrates.
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A thin layer of bone, membrane, or other tissue.
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A thin scale, plate, or layer of bone or tissue.
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The lowermost of the three sections of the innominate bone; bone on which the body rests when sitting
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The flat, uppermost portion of the three sections of the innominate bone
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The bone of the upper arm or forelimb, extending from the shoulder to the elbow
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The corresponding bone in the leg or hind limb of other vertebrates.
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A functionally similar bone in the leg or hind limb of other vertebrates.
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The shaft of a long bone, as distinguished from the growing ends
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The skull.
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(Anatomy) The hip or hip joint.
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A small, triangular bone at the lower end of the vertebral column, formed by the fusion of four rudimentary vertebrae and articulating with the sacrum
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The neck.
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A homologous bone in other tetrapod vertebrates
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An herb used in Chinese medicine to strengthen the immune system, derived from the dried roots of a milk vetch (Astragalus membranaceus)
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The cavity into which an insect's leg fits
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To function; operate:
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Find another word for bones. In this page you can discover 39 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bones, like: castanets, clappers, finger-cymbals, wastepaper, crams, grinds, osar, ivories, ulnae, tibias and taluses.