Definition of semilunar bone in English:

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semilunar bone


Another term for lunate bone (see lunate).
Example sentences
  • I call the swelling which overlies the semilunar bone and does not extend beyond its capsular boundaries a ‘ganglion’ because clinically it looks like a ganglion.
  • In a sheep semilunar bone model, we investigated whether collapse in the intercalar bones lacking bony support could be prevented by the injection of acrylic bone cement.

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