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ul·na

 (ŭl′nə)
n. pl. ul·nas or ul·nae (-nē)
1. The bone extending from the elbow to the wrist on the side opposite to the thumb in humans.
2. A corresponding bone in the forelimb of other vertebrates.

[Latin, elbow, forearm; see el- in Indo-European roots.]

ul′nar adj.

ulna

(ˈʌlnə)
n, pl -nae (-niː) or -nas
1. (Anatomy) the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm
2. (Zoology) the corresponding bone in other vertebrates
[C16: from Latin: elbow, ell1]
ˈulnar adj

ul•na

(ˈʌl nə)

n., pl. -nae (-nē), -nas.
1. the bone of the forearm on the side opposite to the thumb.
2. a corresponding bone in the forelimb of other vertebrates.
[1835–45; < Latin: elbow; akin to Greek ōlénē, Old English eln ell2]
ul′nar, adj.

ul·na

(ŭl′nə)
The larger of the two bones of the forearm or lower portion of the foreleg. See more at skeleton.

ulna

One of the two bones of the forearm.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ulna - the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearmulna - the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm
forearm - the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
arm bone - a bone in the arm
olecranon, olecranon process - process of the ulna that forms the outer bump of the elbow and fits into the fossa of the humerus when the arm is extended
Translations

ulna

[ˈʌlnə] N (ulnas or ulnae (pl)) [ˈʌlniː]cúbito m

ulna

n pl <-e or -s> (Anat) → Elle f

ulna

[ˈʌlnə] n (Anat) → ulna

ul·na

n. cúbito. V.: cubitus

ulna

n cúbito
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