Definition of Lunate. Meaning of Lunate. Synonyms of Lunate

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Definition of Lunate

Lunate
Lunate Lu"nate, Lunated Lu"na*ted, a. [L. lunatus crescent-shaped, p. p. of lunare to bend like a crescent, fr. luna the moon.] Crescent-shaped; as, a lunate leaf; a lunate beak; a lunated cross. --Gray.

Meaning of Lunate from wikipedia

- Epsilon (UK: /ɛpˈsaɪlən/, US: /ˈɛpsɪlɒn/; uppercase Ε, lowercase ε or lunate ϵ; Gr****: έψιλον) is the fifth letter of the Gr**** alphabet, corresponding...
- The lunate bone (semilunar bone) is a carpal bone in the human hand. It is distinguished by its deep concavity and crescentic outline. It is situated in...
- sunset. A lunation, or synodic month, is the average time from one new moon to the next. In the J2000.0 epoch, the average length of a lunation is 29.530588...
- In brain anatomy, the lunate sulcus or simian sulcus also known as the sulcus lunatus is a fissure in the occipital lobe found in humans and more often...
- of sigma during late antiquity and the Middle Ages. It is today known as lunate sigma (uppercase Ϲ, lowercase ϲ), because of its crescent-like shape. It...
- Lunate is a crescent or moon-shaped microlith. In the specialized terminology of lithic reduction, a lunate flake is a small, crescent-shaped flake removed...
- columns: Radial scaphoid column: scaphoid, trapezium, and trapezoid Lunate column: lunate and capitate Ulnar triquetral column: triquetrum and hamate In this...
- the current lunation, the number of the lunation in a series of six, the current ruling lunar deity and the length of the current lunation. The Maya counted...
- located on the radial side of the wrist, and articulates with the radius, lunate, trapezoid, trapezium and capitate. Over 80% of the bone is covered in articular...
- in Vienna, Austria who described osteomalacia of the lunate in 1910. It is breakdown of the lunate bone, a carpal bone in the wrist that articulates with...
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