noun, plural tra·bec·u·lae [truh-bek-yuh-lee] /trəˈbɛk yəˌli/.
Origin of trabecula
Related formstra·bec·u·lar, tra·bec·u·late [truh-bek-yuh-lit, -leyt] /trəˈbɛk yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/, adjectivein·ter·tra·bec·u·lar, adjective
Examples from the Web for trabecular
The trabecular floor of the brain does not long remain simple.The Origin of Vertebrates|Walter Holbrook Gaskell
The term caries is employed to indicate any diseased process associated with crumbling away of the trabecular framework of a bone.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
There are also less obvious changes in the density of the shadow and in the arrangement of the trabecular structure of the bones.