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epiphysis
ends of a developing bone
diaphysis
shaft of a long bone
periosteum
membrane that forms the covering of bones except at their articular surfaces
compact bone
dense, hard layer of bone tissue
medullary canal
narrow space or cavity throughout the length of the diaphysis
endosteum
tough, connective tissue membrane lining the medullary canal and containing the bone marrrow
cancellous or spongy bone`
reticular tissue that makes up most of the volume of bone
synarthrosis joint
done not permit movement
amphiarthrosis joint
permits very slight movement
diarthrosis joint
allows free movement in a variety of directions