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(N) Limb Bones

(N) Limb Bones
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noun scapula

Translation: omóplato

Definition of scapula in English

Paired flat bone, triangular in shape, that is located in the upper, lateral part of the back, articulated with the clavicle and humerus.

Definition of scapula in Spanish

Hueso plano y par con forma triangular, localizado en la parte superior y lateral de la espalda, que está articulado con la clavícula y el húmero.

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noun humerus

Translation: húmero

Definition of humerus in English

Long bone, located in the upper arm, which forms part of the shoulder joint at its proximal end and the elbow joint at its distal end.

Definition of humerus in Spanish

Hueso largo, localizado en el brazo, que forma parte de la articulación del hombro en su parte proximal y de la articulación del codo en su parte distal.

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noun radius

Translation: radio

Definition of radius 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.

Definition of radius in Spanish

Hueso largo y delgado, localizado en la cara lateral del antebrazo, que forma parte de la articulación del codo en su parte superior y de la articulación de la muñeca en su parte inferior.

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noun ulna

Translation: cúbito

Definition of ulna in English

Long, thick bone, located in the medial part of the forearm, which forms part of the elbow joint at its proximal end and the wrist joint at its distal end.

Definition of ulna in Spanish

Hueso largo y grueso, localizado en la cara medial del antebrazo, que forma parte de la articulación del codo en su parte proximal y de la articulación de la muñeca en su parte distal.

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noun femur

Translation: fémur

Definition of femur in English

Long bone, located in the thigh, which forms part of the hip joint at its proximal end and the knee joint at its distal end.

Definition of femur in Spanish

Hueso largo, localizado en el muslo, que forma parte de la articulación de la cadera en su parte proximal y de la articulación de la rodilla en su parte distal.

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noun patella

Translation: rótula

Definition of patella in English

Short, triangully shaped bone with rounded edges, located on the anterior side of the knee, which allows the knee joint to move.

Definition of patella in Spanish

Hueso corto con forma de triángulo redondeado y aplanado, localizado en la cara anterior de la rodilla, cuya función principal es permitir el movimiento de esta articulación.

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noun tibia

Translation: tibia

Definition of tibia in English

Long, thick bone located in the anterior and medial area of the lower leg, which forms part of the knee joint at its proximal end and the ankle joint at its distal end.

Definition of tibia in Spanish

Hueso largo y grueso, localizado en la parte anterior y medial de la pierna, que forma parte de la articulación de la rodilla en su parte proximal y de la articulación del tobillo en su parte distal.

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noun fibula

Translation: peroné

Definition of fibula in English

Long, thin bone, located in the posterior and lateral area of the leg, forming part of the knee joint at its proximal end and the ankle joint at its distal end.

Definition of fibula in Spanish

Hueso largo y delgado, localizado en la parte posterior y lateral de la pierna, que forma parte de la articulación de la rodilla en su parte proximal y de la articulación del tobillo en su parte distal.