hamate (bone)

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ha·mate (bone)

the bone on the medial (ulnar) side of the distal row of the carpus that features a distinct, anteriorly projecting hook; it articulates with the fourth and fifth metacarpal, triquetral, lunate, and capitate.
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Ha setas duplices no tarso I distais e proximas, empodio unciforme com tres pares de pelos ventrais e dois pares de setas paranais.