Carpale Car*pa"le, n.; pl. {Carpalia}. [NL., fr. E. carpus.] (Anat.) One of the bones or cartilages of the carpus; esp. one of the series articulating with the metacarpals. [1913 Webster]

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  • carpale — [kär pā′lē] n. pl. carpalia [kär pā′lēə] [ModL, neut. of carpalis] CARPAL …   English World dictionary

  • carpale — /kahr pay lee/, n., pl. carpalia / lee euh/. Anat. any of the bones of the wrist. Also, carpal. [ < NL, neut. of carpalis CARPAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • carpale — car·pa·le kär pal (.)ē, pāl , päl n, pl lia ē ə a carpal bone esp one of the distal series articulating with the metacarpals …   Medical dictionary

  • carpale — car·pà·le agg. TS anat. del carpo: ossa carpali {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1955 …   Dizionario italiano

  • carpale — pl.m. e f. carpali …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • carpale — n. any of the wrist bones (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carpale — car·pa·le …   English syllables

  • carpale — /kaˈpeɪli/ (say kah paylee) noun (plural carpalia /kaˈpeɪliə/ (say kah payleeuh)) any of the bones of the wrist. Also, carpal. {New Latin, neuter of carpālis carpal} …   Australian English dictionary

  • carpale — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Os carpale primum — Zeichnung des linken großen Vieleckbeines mit Darstellung der Gelenkflächen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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