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  • n. Alternative form of whirl-bone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The huckle bone.
  • n. The patella, or kneepan.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The bone of a ball-and-socket joint, as in the hip.
  • n. The patella; the kneepan or stifle-bone.

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