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skeletal system

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appendicular skeletal
Composed of 126 bones, are attached to the axis as appendages, consists of the shoulder and pelvic girdles, and the upper and lower extremities
axial skeletal
Composed of 80 bones that form the upright part of the body (examples include hyoid, the skull, vertebral column, ribs, and sternum)
carpals
bones of the wrist
clavicles
slender, doubly curved long bones lying across the superior thorax
cranium
the part of the skull that encloses the brain