carpale

[kahr-pey-lee]

noun, plural car·pa·li·a [kahr-pey-lee-uh] /kɑrˈpeɪ li ə/. Anatomy.

any of the bones of the wrist.

Nearby words

  1. carpaccio, vittore,
  2. carpal,
  3. carpal joint,
  4. carpal tunnel,
  5. carpal tunnel syndrome,
  6. carpathian,
  7. carpathian mountains,
  8. carpathians,
  9. carpatho-ukraine,
  10. carpe diem

Also carpal.

Origin of carpale

< New Latin, neuter of carpālis carpal

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