[in-ter-klav-i-kuh l]

Origin of interclavicle

First recorded in 1865–70; inter- + clavicle
Related formsin·ter·cla·vic·u·lar [in-ter-kluh-vik-yuh-ler] /ˌɪn tər kləˈvɪk yə lər/, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for interclavicle


  1. a membrane bone between and beneath the clavicles, present in some fossil amphibians, all reptiles except snakes, and monotremes
Derived Formsinterclavicular (ˌɪntəkləˈvɪkjʊlə), adjective
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