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Medical Term:

lunate (bone)

 

Definition: bone in the proximal row of the carpus between the scaphoid and triquetral; it articulates with the radius, scaphoid, triquetral, hamate, and capitate.

Synonym(s): os lunatumTA, lunare, os intermedium

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