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Flashcards in Anat bone feature Deck (19):
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depression

Fovea

2

Round hole for vessels and nerves

Foramen

3

Depression; often receives an articulating bone

Fossa

4

Groove or elongated depression

Sulcus

5

Tubelike opening or channel

Meatus

6

Long, cracklike hole for blood, groove

Fissure

7

Cavity within a bone

Sinus

8

Projection or raised area

Process

9

Rounded bump; usually fits into a fossa on another bone to form a joint

Condyle

10

Distinct epiphysis on a long bone, separated from the shaft by a narrowed portion (or neck)

Head

11

Large bump for muscle attachment (larger than a tubercle or tuberosity)

Trochanter

12

small oblong bump

Tubercle

13

Oblong, raised bump, usually for muscle attachment

Tuberosity

14

Moderately raised ridge;

Crest

15

Sharp, pointed process; similar to crested but raised more;

Spine; Spinous Process

16

external opening for blood vessels

Nutrient Foramen

17

A narrowed portion, usually at the base of a head

Neck

18

Bump above a condyle

Epicondyle

19

flat

facet