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(nautical) A spar in two parts, between which a sail is hoisted, the wishbone extending its clew.
From the superstition that when two people pull the bone apart a wish will be fulfilled for the person who retains the longer piece
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
wish +"Ž bone
It has carbon wishbone rear seat stays, replaceable head tube (campag compatible).
This month it has had to have a new head gasket, water pump, thermostat and a pair of rear wishbone suspension bushes.
Front suspension bushes are altered and the rear lower wishbone bushes have greater stiffness in their lateral plane.
Are you referring to the ' Bump Rubber ' fitted to the lower wishbone arm?
You can see the wishbone front and rear suspension, which belies the car 's pure Honda roots.
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