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Anatomical Terms 1

Anatomical terms and their common names (noun / adj)

manus / manual hand
cephalon / cephalic head
frons / frontal forehead
cranium / cranial skull
facies / facial face
oris / oral mouth
mentis / mental chin
axilla / axillary armpit
brachium / brachial arm (upper)
antecubitis / antecubital front of elbow
antebrachium / antebrachial forearm
carpus / carpal wrist
palma / palmar palm
pollex thumb
digits / digital fingers/toes
phalanges / phalangeal fingers/toes
patella / patellar kneecap, front of knee
crus / crural leg
tarsus / tarsal ankle
hallux big toe
nasus / nasal nose
oculus / ocular eye
auris / otic ear
bucca / buccal cheek
cervicis / cervical neck
orbit / orbital eye
thoracis / thorax / thoracic chest
mamma / mammary breast
abdomen / abdominal stomach area
umbilicus / umbilical navel
pelvis / pelvic the lower portion of the trunk
inguen / inguinal groin
pubis / pubic anterior pelvis
femur / femoral thigh
pes / pedal foot
acromion / acromial back of shoulder
dorsum / dorsal back
olecranon / olecranal back of elbow
lumbus / lumbar loin (base/bottom of spine)
gluteus / gluteal buttock
popliteus / popliteal back of knee
sura / sural calf
calcaneus / calcaneal heel of foot
planta / plantar sole of foot
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