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Skeletal Terms

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Foramen
a hole in the bone
Fossa
shallow depression or dent
Process
any projection or bump
Head
expanded end of a bone
Crest
a ridge
Spine
a thin process
Fissure
a long, narrow cleft
Line
low ridge
Condyle
smooth, rounded process
Ramus
an angled projection of a bone
Trochlea
smooth, grooved structure
Trochanter
large, rough spot
Tuberosity
smaller, rough spot
Tubercle
small, rough process
Facet
small, flat articular surface
Meatus
canal with one entrance