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n. hueso

Translation: bone

Definition of hueso in English

Órgano duro y resistente compuesto por sales minerales y materia orgánica que conforma el esqueleto de los vertebrados.

Definition of hueso in Spanish

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

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n. hueso coxal

Translation: hip bone

Definition of hueso coxal in English

Hueso par, plano y ancho con forma de hélice, que constituye el hueso más grande de la pelvis, localizado a cada lado de esta.

Synonyms of hueso coxal in English

hueso ilíaco

Definition of hueso coxal in Spanish

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 hueso coxal in Spanish

coxal bonepelvic boneinnominate boneos coxa

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n. hueso escafoides

Translation: scaphoid bone

Definition of hueso escafoides in English

Pequeño hueso con forma similar al casco de un barco, localizado en el extremo lateral de la fila proximal del carpo, al lado del pulgar.

Synonyms of hueso escafoides in English

escafoides

Definition of hueso escafoides in Spanish

Short, rounded bone, laterally located in the proximal row of the carpus.

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n. hueso frontal

Translation: frontal bone

Definition of hueso frontal in English

Hueso impar y plano con forma convexa, localizado en la región medial, superior y anterior del cráneo, que se corresponde con la frente y la parte superior de las órbitas.

Synonyms of hueso frontal in English

frontal

Definition of hueso frontal in Spanish

Unpaired flat bone with a convex shape, located in the medial, superior and anterior region of the cranium, which forms the forehead and the upper orbits.

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n. hueso ganchoso

Translation: hamate bone

Definition of hueso ganchoso in English

Pequeño hueso con una prominencia curvada en su cara anterior, localizado en el extremo medial de la fila distal del carpo.

Definition of hueso ganchoso in Spanish

Small bone with a hook-like protrusion, located at the medial end of the distal row of the carpus.

Synonyms of hueso ganchoso in Spanish

unciform bone

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n. hueso grande

Translation: capitate bone

Definition of hueso grande in English

Pequeño hueso con forma cuboide, localizado en posición central de la fila distal del carpo, que es el de mayor tamaño de los ocho.

Definition of hueso grande in Spanish

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. hueso metacarpiano

Translation: metacarpal

Definition of hueso metacarpiano in English

Hueso alargado, localizado en el metacarpo, que articula los huesos de la segunda fila del carpo con las falanges proximales.

Synonyms of hueso metacarpiano in English

metacarpiano

Definition of hueso metacarpiano in Spanish

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

Synonyms of hueso metacarpiano in Spanish

metacarpal bone

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n. hueso piramidal

Translation: triquetral bone

Definition of hueso piramidal in English

Pequeño hueso con forma de pirámide, localizado en el extremo lateral de la fila proximal del carpo.

Definition of hueso piramidal in Spanish

Small, pyramid-shaped bone, located at the medial end of the proximal row of the carpus.

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n. hueso pisiforme

Translation: pisiform bone

Definition of hueso pisiforme in English

Pequeño hueso con forma de guisante, localizado en el extremo medial de la fila proximal del carpo.

Definition of hueso pisiforme in Spanish

Small, pea-shaped bone, located at the medial end of the proximal row of the carpus.

Synonyms of hueso pisiforme in Spanish

pisiforme bone

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n. hueso temporal

Translation: temporal bone

Definition of hueso temporal in English

Hueso par e irregular, localizado en la región lateral e inferior del cráneo, que constituye gran parte de la sien y alberga al oído.

Synonyms of hueso temporal in English

temporal

Definition of hueso temporal in Spanish

Paired irregular bone that is located in the lateral, inferior region of the cranium, which forms the surface of the temple and houses the inner ear.