あばら骨

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Japanese[edit]

See also 肋骨

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
ほね > ぼね
Grade: 6
kun'yomi

From abara (rib) + hone (frame, rib)

Noun[edit]

あばら骨 (hiragana あばらぼね, romaji abarabone)

  1. rib (of bone)
  2. frame (of a ship)