tuberositas


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tuberosity

 [too″bĕ-ros´ĭ-te]
an elevation or protuberance, especially one on a bone where a muscle is attached; see also tuber and tubercle.

tu·ber·os·i·ty

(tū'bĕr-os'i-tē), [TA]
A large tubercle or rounded elevation, especially from the surface of a bone.
Synonym(s): tuberositas [TA]

tuberositas

/tu·be·ros·i·tas/ (too″bĕ-ros´ĭ-tas) pl. tuberosita´tes   [L.] tuberosity.

tu·ber·os·i·ty

(tū'bĕr-os'i-tē) [TA]
A large tubercle or rounded elevation, especially from the surface of a bone.
Synonym(s): tuberositas.

tuberositas

pl. tuberositates [L.] tuberosity; elevations on bones to which muscles are attached.