capitellum


capitellum

noun plural -la (-lə)

  1. anatomy an enlarged knoblike structure at the end of a bone that forms an articulation with another bone; capitulum

n. pl. cap•i•tel•la (-tĕl′ə)

  1. Capitulum.
  2. The rounded protuberance at the lower end of the humerus that articulates with the radius.

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