acetabulum
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Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvic bone wherein the thigh bone joins with the pelvis
acromionOutward expansion of the shoulder bone creating the allude of the shoulder
articular cartilageThin class of cartilage at the end of long bones
calciumOne that the mineral constituents of bones
cancellous boneSpongy, porous, trabecular bone tissue.

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cartilage tissueFlexible, rubbery connective tissue discovered on joint surfaces and in the embryonic skeleton.
compact boneHard, dense bone tissue.
condyleKnuckle-like process at the end of a bone close to the joint.
cranial bonesEthmoid, frontal, occipital, parietal, sphenoid, and also temporal.
diaphysisShaft, or midportion, that a long bone
disk (disc)Flat, round, plate favor structure. An intervertebral disc is a fibrocartilaginous substance between the vertebrae.
epiphyseal plateCartilaginous area at the end of lengthy bones wherein lengthwise growth takes place
epiphysisEach end of a long bone.
facial bonesLacrimal, mandible, maxillae, nasal, vomer, and zygomatic.
false ribsRibs 8-10
fissureNarrow,, slit-like opening in between bones.
floating ribsRibs 11 and 12.
fontanelleSoft clues (incomplete bone formation) between the skull skeletal of one infant.
foramenOpening or passage in bones where blood vessels and also nerves enter and leave. The foramen mmagnum is the opening of the occipital bone with which the spinal cord passes.
fossaShallow cavity in a bone.
haversian canalsMinute spaces filled with blood vessels, uncovered in compact bone.
malleolusRound process on both sides of the ankle joint.
mastoid processRound forecast on the temporal bone behind the ear.
medullary cavityCentral, hollowed-out area in the tower of a lengthy bone.
olecranonLarge procedure forming the elbow.
osseous tissueBone tissue
ossificationProcess of bone formation
osteoblastBone cell that helps kind bone tissue.
osteoclastBone cell that absorbs and also removes undesirable bone tissue.
periosteumMembrane surrounding bones.
phosphorusMineral substance uncovered in skeletal in combination with calcium.
pubic symphysisArea of blend of the 2 pubic bones.
red bone marrowFound in cancellous bone; site of hemopoiesis.
sinusCavity within a bone.
styloid processPole-like procedure on the temporal bone.
sulcusGroove-like depression.
trabeculaeSupporting bundles of bony fibers in cancellous (spongy) bone.
trachanterLarge procedure below the neck of the femur.
tubercleSmall, rounded procedure on a bone.
tuberosityLarge, rounded process on a bone.
vertebraBack bone, created of: vertebral body, vertebral arch, spinous process, transverse processes, lamina, and also neural canal.
xiphoid processLower, narrow part of the sternum.

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yellow bone marrowFatty tissue uncovered in the diaphyses of long bones.