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Axial

Relating to head, neck, and trunk; the axis of the body

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Appendicular

Relating to limbs and their attachment to the axis.

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Abdominal

Anterior body trunk region inferior to the ribs.

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Acromial

Point of the shoulder

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Antebrachial

Forearm

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Antecubital

Anterior surface of the elbow

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Axillary

Armpit

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Brachial

Arm

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Buccal

Cheek

10

Carpal

Wrist

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Cephalic

Head

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Cervical

Neck region

13

Coxal

Hip

14

Crural

Leg

15

Digital

Fingers or toes

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Femoral

Thigh (interestingly enough, the femur is the thigh bone)

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Fibular (peroneal)

Side of the leg

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Frontal

Forehead

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Hallux

Great Toe

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Inguinal

Groin area

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Mammary

Breast region

22

Manus

Hand

23

Mental

Chin

24

Nasal

Nose

25

Oral

Mouth

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Orbital

Bony eye socket (orbit)

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Palmar

Palm of the hand

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Patellar

Anterior knee (kneecap) region

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Pedal

Foot

30

Pelvic

Pelvis region

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Pollex

Thumb

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Pubic

Genital region

33

Sternal

Region of the breastbone

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Tarsal

Ankle

35

Thoracic

Chest

36

Umbilical

Navel