irregular bone

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ir·reg·u·lar bone

[TA]
one of a group of bones having peculiar or complex forms, for example, vertebrae, many of the skull bonesM.
Synonym(s): os irregulare [TA]

ir·reg·u·lar bone

(ir-reg'yū-lăr bōn) [TA]
One of a group of bones having peculiar or complex forms, e.g., vertebrae, many of the skull bones.
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Irregular bones are unpaired bones, such as the vertebrae and some of the bones of the skull.
The bones of the cranium are flat or irregular bones surrounding the cranial cavity, which houses the brain.