carpal tunnel(redirected from canalis carpi)
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A passageway in the wrist through which nerves and the long tendons of the flexor muscles of the wrist and fingers pass.
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|Noun||1.||carpal tunnel - a passageway in the wrist through which nerves and the flexor muscles of the hands pass|
passageway, passage - a path or channel or duct through or along which something may pass; "the nasal passages"