from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The scaphoid bone of the carpus. See scaphoid, n. .
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There is no occasion to dissect and reflect the flap, for the cellular substance connecting the skin with the subjacent aponeurosis is so loose, that it can easily be drawn up above the place where the joint of the calcaneum with the cuboides and that between the astragalus and scaphoides ought to be opened.