appendicular skeleton

n.

The bones of the limbs, including the bones of the pectoral and pelvic girdles.

Nearby words

  1. appendicolysis,
  2. appendicostomy,
  3. appendicular,
  4. appendicular artery,
  5. appendicular muscle,
  6. appendicular vein,
  7. appendiculate,
  8. appendix,
  9. appentice,
  10. appenzell


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