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1

What is the proper name of the armpit

Axilla

2

What is the proper name of the arm

brachium

3

What is the proper name of the forearm

Antebrachium

4

What structure does the carpus, metacarpus, and digits compose

Manus

5

What is the area between the back legs and the stomach

Inguinal region

6

Where would you find the tibia and fibula

Crus or true leg

7

what is the distal part of the hind limb consisting of the tarsus, metatarsus, and digits called? what does it correspond in humans

Pes the human foot

8

What is the thickening over the Palmer surface of the carpus

carpal pad

9

What is the large, single, triangular-shaped pad palmar to the metocarpo/metatarsophalanges junction

Metacarpal/Metatarsal pad

10

What are the pads on the dotal end of each digit

Digital Pads

11

Name the rudimentary first digits on the fore- and sometimes hind limbs

Dewclaws

12

What is the modified epidermis enclosing the dog's ungual process

claw