Tuberosity (ligament & muscle attachment)
Large rounded projection; may be roughened
Crest (ligament & muscle attachment)Narrow ridge that bone generally prominent
Trochanter (ligament & muscle attachment)very large, blunt, irregularly shaped process. (the only examples are top top the femur.)
Line (ligament & muscle attachment)Narrow ridge the bone; less significant than a crest
Tubercle (ligament & muscle attachment)Small rounded forecast or process
Epicondyle (ligament & muscle attachment)Raised area on or above a condyle- beside the joint where muscles & ligaments attach
Spine (ligament & muscle attachment)Sharp, slender, frequently pointed projection
Process (ligament & muscle attachment)Prominence or projection
Head (projections that help to type joints)Bony expansion carried on a small neck
Facet (projections that help to form joints)Smooth, nearly flat articular surface
Condyle (projections that assist to form joints)Rounded articular projection
RamusArmlike bar of bone
SinusSpace w/in a bone, filled through air & inside wall w/ mucous membrane
MeatusCanal like passageway
FossaShallow, basinlike depression in a bone, often serving as an articular surface
FissureNarrow, slitlike opening
ForamenRound or oval opening v a bone
Long BonesLonger than they space wide, typically consisting that a shaft w/ heads at either end. Written predominately of compact bone.
Short Bonestypically cube shaped, & they contain much more spongy bone 보다 compact bone
Flat BonesGenerally thin, w/ two waferlike class of compact bone sandwiching a layer of spongy bone between them.
SesamoidShort bones formed in thendons (patellas)
Wormian or Sutural Bonestiny bones in between cranial bones