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a rounded process that usually articulates with another bone
condyle
a narrow, ridgelike projection
crest
a projection situated above a condyle
epicondyle
a small, nearly flat surface
facet
a soft spot in the skull where membranes cover the space between bones
fontanel
an opening through a bone that usually is a passageway for blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments
foramen
a relatively deep pit or depression
fossa
a tiny pit or depression
fovea
an enlargement at the end of a bone
head
a tubelike passageway within a bone
meatus
a prominent projection on a bone
process
a cavity within a bone
sinus
a thornlike projection
spine
an interlocking line of union between bones
suture
a relatively large process
trochanter
a small, knoblike process
tubercule
a knoblike process usually larger than a tubercle
tuberosity