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furcula


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Furcula  \Fur"cu*la\,  n.  [L.,  a  forked  prop,  dim.  of  furca  a 
  fork.]  (Anat.) 
  A  forked  process;  the  wishbone  or  furculum. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  furcula 
  n  :  a  forked  bone  formed  by  the  fusion  of  the  clavicles  of  most 
  birds 




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