cuneiform bone
rocker bone (a prominent, median, bean-shaped bone in Ophidiidae and Carapidae which is drummed against the anterior end of the gas bladder for sound production)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • cuneiform bone — n 1) any of three small bones of the tarsus situated between the navicular and the first three metatarsals: a) one on the medial side of the foot that is just proximal to the first metatarsal bone and is the largest of the three bones called also …   Medical dictionary

  • cuneiform bone — noun a wrist bone that articulates with the pisiform and hamate and lunate bones • Syn: ↑triquetral, ↑triquetral bone, ↑os triquetrum, ↑pyramidal bone • Hypernyms: ↑carpal bone, ↑carpal, ↑wrist bone …   Useful english dictionary

  • cuneiform bone — noun Any one of three wedge shaped bones of the foot. Syn: os cuneiforme …   Wiktionary

  • cuneiform bone middle — cuneiform bone, second os cuneiforme intermedium …   Medical dictionary

  • cuneiform bone external — os cuneiforme laterale …   Medical dictionary

  • cuneiform bone first — os cuneiforme mediale …   Medical dictionary

  • cuneiform bone intermediate — os cuneiforme intermedium …   Medical dictionary

  • cuneiform bone internal — os cuneiforme mediale …   Medical dictionary

  • cuneiform bone lateral — os cuneiforme laterale …   Medical dictionary

  • cuneiform bone medial — os cuneiforme mediale …   Medical dictionary

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