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Medical Term:

coronoid process of the ulna


a bracketlike projection from the anterior portion of the proximal extremity of the ulna; its anterior surface gives attachment to the brachialis, and its proximal surface enters into the formation of the trochlear notch.

Synonym(s): processus coronoideus ulnaeTA

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