funny bone

See also: funnybone

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funny bone (plural funny bones)

  1. (idiomatic) The ulnar nerve in the elbow, which, when hit, causes a tingly sensation. [from the 19th c.]
    Ouch, I just hit my funny bone.
  2. (figuratively) One's sense of humor.

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