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1

what 3 bones form to make the os coxae?

Ilium, Pubis, and Ischium

2

space that exists between 2 parts of the same bone

fissure

3

does a fissure allow vessels and nervs to pass

yes

4

hole in which BV, nerves, and ligaments pass thru

foramen

5

tunnel like tube that nothing passes thru

meatus

6

air filled space

sinus

7

which bones are the sinuses located in?

frontal, sphenoid, ethmoid, and maxillary bones

8

what are the three purposes of the sinuses

to lighten the skull, warm and humidify air, and resonate sound

9

depression where blood vessels, nerve, and tendons can pass

groove/sulcus

10

depression that contains nothing.

fossa

11

muscles attach underneath

fossa

12

rounded extension of a bone that is used for articulation

condyle

13

large articulating extension that is on the end of a constricted portion of bone

head

14

smooth, flat surface

facet

15

used for articulation

facet

16

small round bump

tubercle

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attatchment point for ligament, tendons, and muscles

tubercle

18

large rounded area

tuberosity

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bumps on the femur

trochanter

20

deep ridge

crest

21

shallow ridge

line

22

which is deeper a line or crest

crest

23

sharp extension

spine

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on the condyles

epicondyle

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extensions above the condyles

epicondyle

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incomplete skull bones present at birth

fetal fontanels