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synonyms for diaphysis

  • beam
  • chimney
  • cylinder
  • duct
  • rod
  • tunnel
  • arrow
  • axis
  • axle
  • bar
  • barb
  • column
  • conduit
  • flue
  • handle
  • helve
  • hole
  • missile
  • monolith
  • obelisk
  • pillar
  • pinnacle
  • pole
  • ray
  • spear
  • spindle
  • spire
  • thill
  • tongue
  • vent
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How to use diaphysis in a sentence

Fragilitas of the bone probably exists in many cases when fracture of its diaphysis occurs.
LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
The diaphysis is large and nearly straight; the distal extremity is furnished with two equal condyles separated by a deep channel.
EXTINCT BIRDSWALTER ROTHSCHILD
The end of the diaphysis may be palpated through the skin in front.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
As we know, the long bones are composed of a body or diaphysis and of extremities or articular heads, the epiphyses.
PEDAGOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGYMARIA MONTESSORI
In compound separations of epiphysis, the end of the diaphysis may be pushed through the skin.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
The upper end of the diaphysis forms a projecting ridge which may be felt below and in front of the acromion.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
Sometimes the separation is compound, the diaphysis protruding through the skin.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
On its under aspect is a cup-like depression into which the central pyramidal-shaped portion of the diaphysis fits.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
It is seldom pure, a portion of the diaphysis usually being broken off and remaining attached to the epiphysis.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
It is usually accompanied by fracture of the diaphysis of the fibula (Fig. 98), and is not infrequently compound.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DIAPHYSIS

  • arrow
  • axis
  • axle
  • bar
  • barb
  • beam
  • chimney
  • column
  • conduit
  • cylinder
  • diaphysis
  • duct
  • flue
  • handle
  • helve
  • hole
  • missile
  • monolith
  • obelisk
  • pillar
  • pinnacle
  • pole
  • ray
  • rod
  • spear
  • spindle
  • spire
  • thill
  • tongue
  • tunnel
  • vent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.