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 for wishing bone
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Wishing \Wish"ing\,
     a. & n. from Wish, v. t.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Wishing bone. See Wishbone.
  
     Wishing cap, a cap fabled to give one whatever he wishes
        for when wearing it.
        [1913 Webster]

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.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  wishing bone
      n 1: the furcula of a domestic fowl [syn: wishbone, wishing
           bone]

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