Definition of Hamulus. Meaning of Hamulus. Synonyms of Hamulus

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Definition of Hamulus

Hamulus
Hamulus Ham"u*lus, n.; pl. Hamuli. [L., a little hook.] 1. (Anat.) A hook, or hooklike process. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A hooked barbicel of a feather.

Meaning of Hamulus from wikipedia

- The pterygoid hamulus is a hook-like process at the lower extremity of the medial pterygoid plate of the sphenoid bone. Around it glides the tendon of...
- a hamulus is a small, hook-shaped portion of a bone, or possibly of other hard tissue. In human anatomy, examples include: pterygoid hamulus hamulus of...
- wrist readily distinguishable by its wedge shape and a hook-like process ("hamulus") projecting from its palmar surface. The hamate is an irregularly shaped...
- orbicularis oculi and ends below in a small, hook-like projection, the lacrimal hamulus, which articulates with the lacrimal tubercle of the maxilla, and completes...
- pterygoid plate (except its hamulus) is ossified in membrane, and its center probably appears about the ninth or tenth w****; the hamulus becomes chondrified during...
- Cephalotes hamulus is a species of arboreal ant of the genus Cephalotes, characterized by an odd shaped head and the ability to "parachute" by steering...
- pterygoid hamulus, being retained in this situation by some of the fibers of origin of the medial pterygoid muscle. Between the tendon and the hamulus is a...
- band of the buccopharyngeal fascia, attached superiorly to the pterygoid hamulus of the medial pterygoid plate, and inferiorly to the posterior end of the...
- Ethmoidal process Maxillary process Vomer Wing Other Lacrimal Posterior lacrimal crest Lacrimal groove Lacrimal hamulus Prognathism Retromolar space...
- retinaculum is a strong, fibrous band that attaches to the pisiform and the hamulus of the hamate. The proximal boundary is the distal wrist skin crease, and...
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