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- n. A small bone in the human spinal column, believed in Muslim and Jewish traditions to be the indestructible bone from which the body will be rebuilt at the time of resurrection.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A bone of the human body which was supposed by certain Rabbinical writers to be indestructible. Its location was a matter of dispute.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bone in the human body which the Rabbinical writers affirmed to be indestructible, and which is variously said to have been one of the lumbar vertebræ, the sacrum, the coccyx, a sesamoid bone of the great toe, or one of the triquetrous or Wormian bones of the cranium.
Hebrew 'לוז' (Wiktionary)