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Flashcards in Lesson 5 Deck (23):
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Apex

apex, top, tip
apicis
m.

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Arcus

arch
arcus

3

Area

area, region, space
areae

4

Caput

head of bone
capitis

5

Corpus

body, any body or mass
corporis

6

Extensor

muscle that extends or straightens a joint
extensoris

7

Fascia

band of fibrous muscle tissue
fasciae

8

Fissura

fissure, cleft, groove
fissurae

9

Flexor

muscle that bends a joint
flexoris

10

Foramen

opening
foraminis

11

Fossa

depression, indented area
fossae

12

Fovea

pit
foveae

13

Ligamentum

ligament
ligamenti

14

Linea

line
lineae

15

Lobus

lobe
lobi

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Nervus

nerve
nervi

17

Nucleus

nucleus
nuclei

18

Processus

process, prominence
processus

19

Radix

root, beginning part of structure
radicis
f.

20

Rete

network, net, mesh
retis

21

Retinaculum

holding band or ligament, retinaculum
retinaculi

22

Sulcus

furrow, grove
sulci

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Tractus

region, tract, path
tractus