Definitions for hamateˈheɪ meɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. hamate, hamate bone, unciform bone, os hamatum(noun)

    the wrist bone in line with the 4th and 5th fingers

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  1. hamate(Noun)

    The hamate bone.

  2. hamate(Adjective)

    Hooked at the tip.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Hamate(adj)

    hooked; bent at the end into a hook; hamous

  2. Origin: [L. hamatus, fr. hamus hook.]

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