cuneiform bone

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cuneiform bone cu·ne·i·form bone n.

  1. A wedge-shaped bone, especially one of three bones in the tarsus of the foot.

  2. See triquetrum bone.

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cuneiform bone

noun
a wrist bone that articulates with the pisiform and hamate and lunate bones [syn: triquetral
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