Definition of Unciform. Meaning of Unciform. Synonyms of Unciform

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Definition of Unciform

Unciform
Unciform Un"ci*form, n. (Anat.) The unciform bone. See Illust. of Perissodactyla.
Unciform
Unciform Un"ci*form, a. [L. uncus a hook + -form.] Having the shape of a hook; being of a curved or hooked from; hooklike. Unciform bone (Anat.), a bone of the carpus at the bases of the fourth and fifth metacarpals; the hamatum.

Meaning of Unciform from wikipedia

- The hamate bone or unciform bone (from Latin uncus, "hook") is a bone in the human wrist readily distinguishable by its wedge shape and a hook-like process...
- unbell- uncia unci- twelfth inch, ounce, quincuncial, uncial uncus unc- hook unciform, Uncinaria, uncinate, Uncinia unda und- wave abound, abundance, abundant...
- flatter surface, as on the top of a mushroom or in the scale of a pine cone. unciform Hook-shaped. uncinate Having a hook at the apex. undershrub A low shrub...
- universe, university unc- light hook Latin uncus adunc, aduncity, aduncous, unciform, Uncinaria, uncinate, Uncinia unci- ounce, twelfth Latin uncia inch, ounce...
- universe, university unc- light hook Latin uncus adunc, aduncity, aduncous, unciform, Uncinaria, uncinate, Uncinia unci- ounce, twelfth Latin uncia inch, ounce...
- rhizines. However, it does not have soralia, it has short, hook-like (unciform) conidia that are shorter than those in P. tomentosula (5−6 μm), and it...
- spiky tips, and measure 20.0–26.5 by 12.5–16.0 μm. The conidia have an unciform (hooklike) shape and are 4–7 by about 1 μm. The range of Punctelia riograndensis...
- shapes: cylindrical to bacilliform, bifusiform, fusiform, sublageniform, unciform, filiform, or curved. Pycnidia are immersed or rarely emergent from the...
- presence of gyrophoric acid), ascospores that are smaller than 20 μm, and unciform (hooklike) conidia. It was first described as a new species by Finnish...
- olecranon. Likewise, two bones of the wrist have been identified, the right unciform and the left great, both being elements short but thick and trapezoidal...
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