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Hip bone

Definition

noun, plural: hip bones

Either of the two large bones of the pelvis, each made up of three large bones, the ilium, ischium, and pubis.


Supplement

The hip bone is made up of three parts, the ilium, ischium, and pubis. The three bones are distinct while young and fuse when adult.


Synonym: coxal bone, innominate bone.


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bone identity

I found this bone about 5 to 6 feet deep. Was curious to know what it was.

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by gunny
Tue Nov 18, 2014 5:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: bone identity
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bone identity

I found this bone about 5 to 6 feet deep. Was curious to know what it was.

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by gunny
Tue Nov 18, 2014 5:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: bone identity
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Views: 469

Trying to prove height increase...need help

20140723_121159.jpg So I think I have proof of concept for my finger which are long bones but there are some differences between finger bones and long bones. I need you to validate that the finger on the right hand is longer. I have some before pictures but it's ...

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by MiniGolfer
Thu Jul 24, 2014 9:09 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trying to prove height increase...need help
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Views: 2556

drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?

Drinking too much cola is not good for health. Because it contains phosphoric acid which reduces the bone density and also the reason for chronic kidney diseases. Drinking citrus juices is good for health, because it contains lot of vit C. I think if pH increased due drinking ...

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by josem
Fri Jun 27, 2014 6:06 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?
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Views: 42474

Can anyone identify this bone...

The only bones I can think of that curve like that are phalanges supporting claws or possibly part of a rib, although these ar not normally so smoothly round, Are you sure it is a bone?

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by animartco
Tue May 27, 2014 1:53 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can anyone identify this bone...
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