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  • n. The hamate bone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See unciform.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The outermost bone in the second vow of carpals, commonly called unciform (which see).


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  • A bone in the foot of some mammals; also called the unciform.

    December 15, 2007