: a bony element in the shoulder girdle lying below the cleithrum in some ganoid and crossopterygian fishes and supposed to be the true homologue of the clavicle of higher animals

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infra- + clavicle

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“Infraclavicle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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