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Surface features of bones Chap. 10

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non articulating surfaces: trochanter
Very large, irregularly shaped process found only on femur
greater (answer) of the femur
Sites of muscle and ligament attachment: tubercle
small, rounded process
(answer) of the femur
Sites of muscle and ligament attachment: tuberosity
large, rounded process
(answer) of the humerus
projections that form joints: condyle
rounded, articulating knob
(answer) of the humerus
projections that form joints: head
prominent, rounded, articulating end of a bone
(answer) of femur
sites for blood vessel, nerve, and duct passage: foramen
rounded opening through and nerves a bone to accommodate blood vessels
(answer) of the skull through which cranial nerves pass
sites for blood vessel, nerve, and duct passage: fissure
narrow, slitlike opening
(answer) of the sphenoid bone
sites for blood vessel, nerve, and duct passage: meatus
opening or passage into a bone
external auditory (answer) of the temporal bone
sites for blood vessel, nerve, and duct passage: sinus
cavity or hollow space in a bone
cavity of the front (answer) containing a duct that carries secretions of the upper part of the nasal cavity