wishing bone


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wishing \Wish"ing\,
   a. & n. from Wish, v. t.
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   Wishing bone. See Wishbone.

   Wishing cap, a cap fabled to give one whatever he wishes
      for when wearing it.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wishbone \Wish"bone`\, n.
   The forked bone in front of the breastbone in birds; --
   called also merrythought, and wishing bone. See
   Merrythought, and Furculum.
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