- a median membrane bone developed between the collarbones, or in front of the breastbone, in many vertebrates.
Origin of interclavicle
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The two clavicles are joined across the top of the presternum by an interclavicular ligament.
- a membrane bone between and beneath the clavicles, present in some fossil amphibians, all reptiles except snakes, and monotremes
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- Between or connecting the clavicles.
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