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Flashcards in Bone Markings And Formation Deck (16):
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Condyle

Rounded articular area

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Crest

Ridge of bone

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Epicondyle

Eminence superior to a condyle

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Facet

Smooth, flat area, usually covered with cartilage, where a bone articulates with another bone

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Foramen

Passage through a bone

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Fossa

Hollow or depressed area

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Groove

Elongated depression or furrow

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Line

Linear elevation

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Malleolus

Rounded process

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Notch

Indentation at the edge of a bone

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Protuberance

Projection of bone

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Spine

Thornlike process

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Spinous process

Projection spinelike part

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Trochanter

Large blunt elevation

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Tubercle

Small raised eminence

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Tuberosity

Large rounded elevation