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English definition of “radiocarpal”


adjective /ˌreɪ.di.əʊˈkɑː.pəl/ US  /ˌreɪ.di.oʊˈkɑr.pəl/ specialized
relating to the radius ( =the thicker of the two bones in the lower arm) and the carpus (= wrist bones): the radiocarpal jointThe arm
(Definition of radiocarpal adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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