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Definition of Carpus

Carpus
Carpus Car"pus, n.; pl. Carpi. [NL., fr. Gr. ? wrist.] (Anat.) The wrist; the bones or cartilages between the forearm, or antibrachium, and the hand or forefoot; in man, consisting of eight short bones disposed in two rows.

Meaning of Carpus from wikipedia

- In human anatomy, the wrist is variously defined as 1) the carpus or carpal bones, the complex of eight bones forming the proximal skeletal segment of...
- Carpus of Beroea of the Seventy Disciples is commemorated by the Church on May 26 with Alphaeus, and on January 4 with the Seventy. In his second Epistle...
- that make up the wrist (or carpus) that connects the hand to the forearm. The term "carpus" is derived from the Latin carpus and the Gr**** καρπός (karpós)...
- Carpus is a Latin word for "wrist". Carpus may also refer to: Carpus Loveland, American politician active in the 1870s Carpus of Antioch, ancient Gr****...
- human forearm that acts to flex and (radially) abduct the hand. The Latin carpus means wrist; hence flexor carpi is a flexor of the wrist. The flexor carpi...
- (middle finger) is the most rigid. It and its two neighbors are tied to the carpus by the interlocking shapes of the metacarpal bones. The thumb metacarpal...
- Carpus of Antioch (Gr****: Κάρπος) was an ancient Gr**** mathematician. It is not certain when he lived; he may have lived any time between the 2nd century...
- The Acts of Carpus, Papylus, and Agathonice is a martyrdom account about three Christians traveling through Pergamum until they are discovered by the pagan...
- of the carpus, where it presents a gangliform enlargement from which filaments are distributed to the ligaments and articulations of the carpus. It supplies...
- family Epistles Achaicus Alexander Andronicus Archippus Aretas IV Artemas Carpus Claudia Crescens Demas Diotrephes Epaphras Epaphroditus Erastus Eunice Euodia...
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