shaft of humerus

shaft of humerus
corpus humeri.

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  • shaft — SYN: diaphysis. [A.S. sceaft] s. of clavicle [TA] the elongated, rodlike body of the clavicle. SYN: corpus claviculae [TA], body of clavicle. s. of femur [TA] the cylindrical s. of the thigh bone. SYN: corpus ossis femoris [TA], body of femur,… …   Medical dictionary

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  • Humerus — The long bone in the arm which extends from the shoulder to the elbow. * * * The bone of the arm, articulating with the scapula above and the radius and ulna below. SYN: arm bone. [L. shoulder] * * * hu·mer·us hyüm (ə )rəs n, pl hu·meri hyü mə… …   Medical dictionary

  • humerus — /hyooh meuhr euhs/ or, often, /yooh /, n., pl. humeri / meuh ruy /. Anat. 1. the long bone in the arm of humans extending from the shoulder to the elbow. See diagrams under shoulder, skeleton. 2. brachium. 3. Zool. a corresponding bone, structure …   Universalium

  • humerus — n. the bone of the upper arm . The head of the humerus articulates with the scapula at the shoulder joint. At the lower end of the shaft the trochlea articulates with the ulna and part of the radius. The radius also articulates with a rounded… …   The new mediacal dictionary

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  • Facies — A direct borrowing from the Latin, facies means face. * * * 1. [TA] SYN: face (1). 2. [NA] SYN: surface. 3. SYN: expression (2). [L.] acromial articular f. of clavicle SYN: acromial facet of clavicle. adenoid f. the open mouthed and often …   Medical dictionary

  • surface — The outer part of any solid. SYN: face (2) [TA], facies (2) [TA]. [F. fr. L. superficius, see superficial] acromial articular s. of clavicle SYN: acromial facet of clavicle. anterior s. [TA] the s. of a …   Medical dictionary

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