tail bone

tailbone

[teyl-bohn]
noun Anatomy.
the coccyx.

Origin:
1540–50; tail1 + bone

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tailbone tail·bone (tāl'bōn')
n.
See coccyx.

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tailbone   (tāl'bōn')  Pronunciation Key 
See coccyx.
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