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THE SPINE WHICH CORRESPONDS TO THE CHEST IS CALLED THE __________ SPINE
THORACIC
MEANS LITERALLY "A SHELL" AND IS USED TO DESCRIBE STRUCTURES WHICH ARE SHELL-LIKE IN SHAPE
CONCHA
THE EXPANDED ENDS OF A BONE
EPIPHYSIS
THE LUMBAR PORTION OF THE SPINE JOINS WITH THE LOWERMOST PORTION OF THE SPINE. TOGETHER, THIS IS CLLED THE ________ JUNCTION
LUMBOSACRAL
THE TWO MIDDLE PORTIONS OF THE SPINE, STUDIED TOGETHER, ARE REFERRED TO AS THE ________ SPINE.
THORACOLUMBAR
THE ADJECTIVAL FORM OF THE TERM "CORTEX" WHICH REFERS TO THE OUTER LAYER
CORTICAL BONE
THE LOWERMOST PORTION OF THE SPINE (IT IS JOINED TO THE ILIUM) IS CALLED THE _______
SACRAL
RELATIONSHIP TO THE NOSE
NASAL
PART OF THE BONE THAT IS LOCATED BETWEEN THE EPIPHYSIS AND THE DIAPHYSIS
METAPHYSIS
THE OCCIPUT GIVES RISE TO THE ------- BONE AND IS THE POSTERIOR PART OF THE HEAD
OCCIPITAL
CAN DESCRIBE EITHER A PROCESS, A BONE, OR AN ARCH
ZYGOMATIC
MEANS RESEMBLING A KNUCKLE OR ROUNDED BONE
CONDYLOID
LOWER PART OF THE JAW BONE
MANDIBLE
THE UPPER JAW IS MADE UP OF THE _________
MAXILLA
THE CONNECTIVE TISSUE MEMBRANE THAT COVERS THE BONE
PERIOSTEUM
A SPONGY STRUCTURE, REFERS MOSTLY TO BONE TISSUE
CANCELLOUS BONE
THE NARROW CHANNELS THROUGH WHIC THE OSTEOCYTES EXTEND
CANALICULI
NATURAL OPENING OR PASSAGE
FORAMEN
THE THIN MEMBRANE WHICH LINES THE MARROW CAVITY OF A BONE
ENDOSTEUM
SHAPED LIKE A GREEK LETTER IS THE _______ SUTURE
LAMBDOID
THE MAIN SHAFT OF A LONG BONE
DIAPHYSIS
THE UPPERMOST, NECK PORTION OF THE VERTEBRAL COLUMN IS CALLED THE ________ SPINE
CERVICAL
PART OF THE SKULL AND LITERALLY MEANS "SIEVE-LIKE"
ETHMOID
MATURE BONE CELLS
OSTEOCYTES
SMALL CAVITIES CONTAINING MATURE BONE CELLS
LACUNAE