Words nearby osseous
Origin of osseous
OTHER WORDS FROM osseousos·se·ous·ly, adverbin·ter·os·se·ous, adjectivepost·os·se·ous, adjective
Examples from the Web for interosseous
The two bones of the forearm are strongly bound to one another by an interosseous ligament, which is formed of very short fibres.Artistic Anatomy of Animals|douard Cuyer
The triceps and marginal muscles were much wasted, and only interosseous extension was possible in the fingers.Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900|George Henry Makins
The tarsal bones are connected by dorsal, plantar and interosseous ligaments.
Pain is also complained of in the middle of the dorsum across the instep, from stretching of the interosseous ligaments.
To effect this the navicular is closely and firmly attached to the third phalanx by an interosseous ligament.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks