scaphoid (bone)

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scaph·oid (bone)

the largest bone of the proximal row of the carpus on the lateral (radial) side, articulating with the radius, lunate, capitate, trapezium, and trapezoid.

scaph·oid (bone)

(skaf'oyd bōn)
The largest bone of the proximal row of the carpus on the lateral (radial) side, articulating with the radius, lunate, capitate, trapezium, and trapezoid.
Synonym(s): os scaphoideum.