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anterior
in front of or before
anthropology
the study of humans and their cultures
archeology
the study of past human civilizations
artifact
any person-made object
carpus
the eight carpal bones of the wrist
cervical
the neck region
clavicle
collarbone
coccyx
tailbone
costal
pertaining to a rib
cranium
the portion of the skull that encloses the brain
dentition
the type, number, and arrangement of teeth in the dental arch
digit
a finger or a toe
DNA
deoxyribonucleic acid
entomology
the study of insects
femur
thigh bone
fibula
the smaller of the two lower leg bones
humerus
upper arm bone
hyoid bone
horseshoe-shaped bone lying at the base of the tongue
ilium
one of the three bones that make up the hip bone
ischium
lower portion of the hip bone
lumbar
the lower back between the thorax and pelvis
mandible
lower jaw
maxilla
upper jaw
medial
towards the middle
medicolegal
related to medical jurisprudence or forensic medicine
metacarpal
a bone of the hand
metatarsal
a bone of the forefoor
morphology
the science of structure and form without regard to function
nasal
pertaining to the nose
occipital bone
bone in the back of the skull
odontologist
a dentist or dental surgeon
orbit
the cavity that contains the eyeball
osteology
the science of the structure and form without regard to function
osteomyelitis
infection in the bone
parietal bone
one of the two bones that together form the roof and sides of the skull
pathology
the study of the nature and causes of disease
pelvic opening
upper pelvic entrance
pelvis
the body structure formed by the hip bones, sacrum, and coccyx
phalanges
fimger or toe bones
posterior
towards the rear
postmortem
after death
proximal
nearest to the point of attachment to the body
pubis
anterior part of the hip bone
radius
the outer and shorter forearm bone
sacrum
the triangular bone at the base of the spine, normally made up of five fused vertebra
scapula
shoulder blade
skull
the bony framework of the head, composed of 8 cranial bones,14 facial bones, and the teeth
spine
the column of bones in the human back made up of 33 vertebrae
sternum
the breastbone
tarsal bones
the seven bones that make up the midfoot
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