[kol-er-bohn] /ˈkɒl ərˌboʊn/

the clavicle.
the nontechnical name for clavicle

c.1500, from collar (n.) + bone (n.).

collarbone col·lar·bone (kŏl’ər-bōn’)
See clavicle.
See clavicle.

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