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Medical Term:

obturator tubercle (anterior and posterior)

Definition

one of two processes, anterior and posterior, on the margin of the pubic portion of the obturator foramen, bounding the termination of the obturator groove; the posterior obturator tubercle is inconstant.

Synonym(s): tuberculum obturatorium (anterius et posterius)TA

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