Definition of collarbone
Recent Examples of collarbone from the Web
Romo fractured his collarbone twice in 2015, limiting him to four games, and sustained a broken bone in his back last preseason that sidelined him long enough for Dak Prescott to take his job.
Bella's been going steadily shorter over the past few months, from long, Old Hollywood-esque waves to the collarbone-length bob Pat McGrath turned gold for a hot second.
Thomas, who led the Tour for the first four days, broke his collarbone.
In all, the health department received 12 complaints of children with chemical burns, including breathing problems, and two who suffered broken collarbones after they were thrown from a ride, said Keith Letta, the department's administrator.
One player has already had to be replaced at the last minute after David Hage broke his collarbone playing hockey on Monday.
At the Sixers workout, the right-handed Monk got to the basket and finished well with both hands (an ability attributed to breaking his right collarbone early in life).
The team lost wide receivers Reggie Gray (collarbone), a four-time All-Arena selection, and former Raven Laquan Williams (leg) in late April and early May, respectively.
Authorities say the officer’s nose, cheekbones and collarbone were broken in the beating.
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First Known Use of collarbone
COLLARBONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of collarbone for English Language Learners
: a bone that connects the shoulder to the base of the neck
COLLARBONE Defined for Kids
Definition of collarbone for Students
: a bone of the shoulder joined to the breastbone and the shoulder blade
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