Humerus

Humerus
Humerus Hu"me*rus, n.; pl. {Humeri}. [L.] (Anat.) (a) The bone of the brachium, or upper part of the arm or fore limb. (b) The part of the limb containing the humerus; the brachium. [1913 Webster]

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  • HUMÉRUS — s. m. (On prononce l S.) T. d Anat., emprunté du latin. L os du bras, depuis l épaule jusqu au coude …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

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  • Capitulum of the humerus — Bone: Capitulum of the humerus Left humerus. Anterior view. (Capitulum visible at bottom right.) …   Wikipedia

  • Ossification of humerus — Figure 4 : Plan of ossification of the humerus. Figure 5 : Epiphysial lines of humerus in a young adult. Anterior aspect. The lines of attachment of the articular …   Wikipedia

  • Lower extremity of humerus — Bone: Lower extremity of humerus Left humerus. Anterior view. Gray s subject #51 212 The …   Wikipedia

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