Definitions for olecranon process
olecranon, olecranon process(noun)
process of the ulna that forms the outer bump of the elbow and fits into the fossa of the humerus when the arm is extended
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A prominent projection of the ulna that that articulates with the humerus and forms the outer protuberance of the ELBOW JOINT.
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"olecranon process." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2013. Web. 19 Jun 2013. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/olecranon process>.