obturator foramen

n.

A large oval or irregularly triangular aperture in the hipbone.

Nearby words

  1. -ologist,
  2. -ology,
  3. -oma,
  4. -ome,
  5. -on,
  6. -onic,
  7. -onium,
  8. -ont,
  9. -onym,
  10. -oon


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