[ nuhk-uhl-bohn ]
/ ˈnʌk əlˌboʊn /
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby knucklebone
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Example sentences from the Web for knucklebone
But they must wait in patience yet a little longer, if even a knucklebone is to be a share.The Three Mulla-mulgars|Walter De La Mare
British Dictionary definitions for knucklebone
/ (ˈnʌkəlˌbəʊn) /
any bone forming part of a knuckle or knuckle joint
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Medical definitions for knucklebone
[ nŭk′əl-bōn′ ]
A knobbed bone, as of a knuckle or joint.
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