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Acromion

Point on the shoulder blade

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Articular cartilage bone

Thin layer of cartilage covering bone

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Bone depression

Hollow region

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Bone process

Enlarged area

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Calcium

Mineral in bone

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Cancellous bone

Spongy inner bone

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Cartilage

Flexible connective tissue

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Collagen

Dense connective tissue

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Compact bone

Hard bone

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Cranial bone

Skull bones

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Diaphysis

Shaft if long bone

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Disk

Plate structure

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Epiphysis

End of long bone

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Epiphyseal plate

Where growth takes place

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Facial bones

Bones of the face

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Fontanelle

Soft spot of skull

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Foramen magnum

Opening of occipital bone

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Haversion canals

Spaces filled with blood vessels

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Iigament

Connecting bones to other bones

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Malleolus

Round point on both sides of ankle bones

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Manubrium

Upper portion of the sternum

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Mastoid process

Round portion of the temporal bone

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Medullary cavity

Central hollow shaft of a long bone

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Metaphysis

Flared portion of long bone

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Olecranon process

Process on end of ulna

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Orthopedist

Bone doctor

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Osseous tissue

Bone tissue

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Ossification

Process of bone formation

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Osteoblasts

One cells to help form tissue

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Osteoclasts

Bone cells to help break down tissue

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Periosteum

Membrane surrounding bone

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Phosphorus

Mineral substance

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Physiatrist

Medical doctor in rehab

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Public symphysis

Area come together by two pubic bones

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Red bone marrow

Found in cancellous bone

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Ribs

Twelve pairs

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Sella turcica

Depression of sphenoid bone

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Sinus

Hollow air cavity

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Stupid process

Process from temporal bone

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Suture

Immovable joints

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Temporomandibular joint

Connection between temporal and mandibular bone

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Acetabulum

Socket in femur