Definition of Tuberosities

1. Noun. (plural of tuberosity) ¹

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Definition of Tuberosities

1. tuberosity [n] - See also: tuberosity

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tuberosities

tuberositas glutea
tuberositas iliaca
tuberositas musculi serrati anterioris
tuberositas ossis cuboidei
tuberositas ossis metatarsalis primi
tuberositas ossis metatarsalis quinti
tuberositas ossis navicularis
tuberositas phalangis distalis
tuberositas pterygoidea
tuberositas radii
tuberositas sacralis
tuberositas tibiae
tuberositas ulnae
tuberositas unguicularis
tuberosities (current term)
tuberosity for serratus anterior muscle
tuberosity of cuboid bone
tuberosity of distal phalanx
tuberosity of fifth metatarsal
tuberosity of first metatarsal
tuberosity of navicular bone
tuberosity of radius
tuberosity of ulna
tuberosity reduction
tuberous begonia
tuberous plant
tuberous root

Literary usage of Tuberosities

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Practical treatise on fractures and dislocations by Lewis Atterbury Stimson (1900)
"In this section, then, will be considered fractures of , the head, of the anatomical neck, through the tuberosities, of the tuberosities, ..."

2. The Medical Times and Gazette (1866)
"In all, however, the fracture was through the tuberosities. \ et I not unfrequently see in our wards cases in which this diagnosis has been given. ..."

3. The Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body by John Bell, Charles Bell (1829)
"The tuberosities of the os humeri are two small bumps of unequal size, ... The two tuberosities form betwixt them a groove, which is pretty deep -, and in ..."

4. Commentaries on the surgery of the war in Portugal, Spain, France, and the by George James Guthrie (1855)
"... difficulties of the secondary amputation ; amputation of the arm immediately below the tuberosities of the humerus; excision of the head of the humerus; ..."

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