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  1. 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

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  1. Olecranon Process

    A prominent projection of the ulna that that articulates with the humerus and forms the outer protuberance of the ELBOW JOINT.


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