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bone markings

condyle

rounded articular projection

crest

narrow ridge of bone, usually prominent

epicondyle

raised area on or above condyle

facet

smooth, nearly flat articular surface

fissure

narrow, slit-like opening

foramen

round or oval opening through a bone

fossa

shallow, basin-like depression in a bone, often serving as an articular surface

groove

furrow

head

bony expansion carried on a narrow neck

line

narrow ridge of bone, less prominent than a crest

meatus

canal-like passage

process

prominence or projection

ramus

arm-like bar of bone

sinus

space w/in a bone, filled with air & lined w/mucous membrane

spine

sharp, slender, often pointed projection

trochanter

very large, blunt, irregularly shaped process

tubercle

small rounded projection or process

tuberosity

large rounded projection; may be roughened

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