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triquetrum

[ trī-kwētrəm ]
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n.
A bone of the wrist in the proximal row of the carpus, articulating with the lunate, pisiform, and hamate bones.cuneiform bone pyramidal bone
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How to use triquetrum in a sentence

  • Other pretty white species are triquetrum, subvillosum, Erdelii, and falciforme.

    The Book of Bulbs|Samuel Arnott
  • The Chinese triquetrum has a circle in the centre and five or eight commas.

  • It has also been observed in Trichostomum rigidulum and Hypnum triquetrum.

    Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters
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