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synonyms for ulna

  • radius
  • antibrachium
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How to use ulna in a sentence

In birds the ulna supports the great feathers of the wing, and this may account for the size of the bone.
DRAGONS OF THE AIRH. G. SEELEY
The radius and ulna are parallel in the most natural position of supination.
GUNSHOT ROENTGENOGRAMSCLYDE S. FORD
This plate shows an attempt to wire the ulna in a clean wound.
GUNSHOT ROENTGENOGRAMSCLYDE S. FORD
After this we soon find that land is occasionally measured by the iron ulna of the king.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
In medieval documents the Latin name for it is ulna, and probably the oldest English name for it is eln, elle, ell.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
Apparently the only measure of length of which any standard was made was the ulna or cloth-yard.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
Though this equation gets established, the ulna or cloth-yard seems to start by being an arms length.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
The ulna and radius in the rorquals are also comparatively longer than in the baleen whales.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
The second segment contains two long bones, the radius and ulna (or arm bones), or the tibia and fibula (or leg bones).
DEGENERACYEUGENE S. TALBOT
With this jaw were also found a human ulna, two human teeth, and a fragment of a worked reindeer born.
A MANUAL OF THE ANTIQUITY OF MANJ. P. MACLEAN
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WORDS RELATED TO ULNA

  • antibrachium
  • radius
  • ulna
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