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  • n. A bone in the pectoral girdle of many fishes projecting backward from the clavicle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A bone in the pectoral girdle of many fishes projecting backward from the clavicle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ichthyology, a posterior element of the scapular arch of some fishes, which, like the supraclavicle and interelavicle, is variously homologized by different writers.

Etymologies

post- +‎ clavicle (Wiktionary)

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