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- n. The ulna
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of the bones or cartilages of the carpus, which articulates with the ulna and corresponds to the cuneiform in man.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bone of the wrist, that one of the proximal carpal bones which is upon the ulnar side, in man the cuneiform: opposed to radiale. See cuts under Artiodactyla, carpus, hand, Perissodactyla, and Plesiosaurus.
- n. In ornithology, that one of the two free carpal bones which is upon the ulnar side (the other being the radiale), not necessarily with the implication that it is the cuneiform of a mammal. See cut under pinion.
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