collarbone collarbone  /ˈkɑ lər ˌboʊn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) bone linking the scapula and sternum

News

  1. Thomas Voeckler ready for the Tour de France after Route du Sud victory

    French hero recovered from Amstel collarbone break but Pierre Rolland will be Tour leader
    on June 17, 2013     Source: VeloNation

  2. East tightens; Brentz & Bogaerts go boom; Pedro watches Ranaudo

    The Red Sox have lost two straight to Philadelphia, while the Mets are rolling over the Yankees. The result is a tightening of the American League East. Red Sox 32-22 Yankees 30-22 (1 game back) Orioles 29-24 (2.5) Rays 28-24 (3) Jays 23-30 (8.5) Meanwhile, Boston goes with Franklin Morales tonight, while wondering when Clay Buchholz will be recovered from his sore AC joint (collarbone area). As ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Portland Press Herald

  3. Red Sox must handle Clay Buchholz with care

    Clay Buchholz has had stiffness in his neck/collarbone area for the past couple of starts, but the Red Sox have ruled out ligament damage, and it appears that Buchholz simply has to get over the occasional soreness.        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

Quotes

  1. "The collarbone is broken and I have a little bit of road-rash abrasions," Armstrong said as he left Valladolid University Hospital. "I've never had this happen before, it's pretty painful. I feel really miserable."
    on Mar 23, 2009 By: Lance Armstrong Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Clean collarbone fracture," Bruyneel said. "Should be fast recovery."
    on Mar 23, 2009 By: Johan Bruyneel Source: USA Today

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