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n. bone

Definition of bone in English

Hard, resistant organ composed of mineral salts and organic material, which makes up the skeleton of vertebrates.

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n. bone marrow

Definition of bone marrow in English

Soft, spongy tissue found in the interior of large, flat bones, which produces all blood cells.

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n. capitate bone

Definition of capitate bone in English

Largest of the eight carpal bones, which is cuboid in shape and centrally located in the distal row of the carpus.

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n. innominate bone

Definition of innominate bone in English

One of a pair of contralateral, flat and wide bones in the shape of a helix, found on each side of the pelvis, which constitutes the largest bone in the pelvis.

Synonyms of innominate bone in English

hip bonecoxal bonepelvic boneos coxa

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n. maxilla bone

Definition of maxilla bone in English

Pair of fused bones that is quadrilaterally shaped and located in the central area of the face, which forms the upper part of the oral cavity, the lower part of the orbits, and houses the superior dental arch.

Synonyms of maxilla bone in English

maxilla

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n. metacarpal bone

Definition of metacarpal bone in English

Each one of five elongated bones, located in the metacarpus, which articulates the distal carpal bone with the proximal phalange.

Synonyms of metacarpal bone in English

metacarpal

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n. radial bone

Definition of radial bone in English

Long, thin bone, located on the lateral side of the forearm, which forms part of the elbow joint at its superior end and the wrist joint at its inferior end.

Synonyms of radial bone in English

radius

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n. trapezoid bone

Definition of trapezoid bone in English

Small, trapezoidal bone located on the distal row of the carpus, between the trapezium bone and the capitate bone.

Synonyms of trapezoid bone in English

trapezoidlesser multangular bone

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n. zygomatic bone

Definition of zygomatic bone in English

Paired facial bone that is short and prominent, which forms the cheekbone and the inferior, outer orbit.

Synonyms of zygomatic bone in English

cheekbonemalar bonemalar