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Hematopoiesis

Red bone marrow

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Tendons

Connect muscle to bone

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Ligaments

Connect bone to bone

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Ossification

Formation of bone from fibrous tissue

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Cortex

Bark or shell in Latin, forms outer layer of bone called CORTICAL

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Chondr/o

Cartilage

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Immovable joint

Synarthroses
Syn = not happening / bad

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Slightly moveable joint

Amphiarthroses
Like the pelvis, which widens for childbirth

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Freely moveable joint

Diathroses

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Bursa

Fibrous sac that acts as a cushion to reduce friction during movement

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Spondyl/o

Form for veterbrae

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Epiphysis

On top of growth plate of a long bone

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Brachycephalic

Short & wide skull

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Dolichocephalic

Long & narrow skull

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Mesocephalic

Average width & length of skull

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Laminectomies

Reduce pressure off the vetebral disk by removing the lamina

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Cost/o

Ribs

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Olecranon Fossa

Shoulder joint

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Acetabulum

Socket joint of the hips