Osteology Lab

Osteology Lab - Foramen (foramina = pleural) rounded...

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Max Caudle Lab 1 Vocab Bisc 212 1/24/08 Tuberosity – large, rough projection for tendon and ligament attachment Tubercle – small, round projection for tendon and ligament attachment Trochanter – massive, rough projection found only on the femur for tendon and ligament attachment Process – any marked bony prominence for tendon and ligament attachment Condyle – large, smooth, rounded articulating oval structure Spine – pointed, slender process for tendon and ligament attachment Epicondyle – pprojection adjacent to a condyle for tendon and ligament attachment
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Unformatted text preview: Foramen (foramina = pleural) rounded passageway through a bone Fovea/fossa flattened or shallow depression Crest/border/margin narrow, prominent, ridgelike projection for tendon and ligament attachment Facet small, flat, shallow articulating surface Fenestra window Meatus separate air passages in the nasal cavity Head -Angle point of view Suture immovable fibrous joints that form the boundaries between the cranial bones; dense regular connective tissue seals cranial bones firmly together at a suture...
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