Words nearby cancellous
OTHER WORDS FROM cancelloussub·can·cel·lous, adjective
Examples from the Web for cancellous
This would be of importance, since the clean puncture of cancellous bone was no doubt favoured by a high rate of velocity.
The tympanic is not fused to the periotic and has a small bulla not filled with cancellous bone.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
Notching or grooving is naturally much more common in the cancellous portions of bones.
To show how the cancellous structure of bone is able to support a great deal of weight.A Practical Physiology|Albert F. Blaisdell
The soft substance filling the medullary cavities and cancellous extremities of the long bones.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern