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Definition of Funny bone

Funny bone: A sensation, rather than an actual bone, that one gets when the elbow is bumped and the ulnar nerve that runs past the elbow is stimulated and produces a strange, almost painful, sensation.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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