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carpal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carpal  \Car"pal\,  a.  [From  {Carpus}.]  (Anat.) 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  carpus,  or  wrist.  --  n.  One  of  the 
  bones  or  cartilages  of  the  carpus;  a  carpale. 
 
  {Carpal  angle}  (Zo["o]l.),  the  angle  at  the  last  joint  of  the 
  folded  wing  of  a  bird. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  carpal 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  the  wrist;  "Carpal  tunnel  syndrome" 
  n  :  any  of  the  eight  small  bones  of  the  wrist  [syn:  {carpal  bone}, 
  {wrist  bone}] 




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