Meaning of carpus


Pronunciation: (kär'pus), [key]
— pl. -pi
  1. the part of the upper extremity between the hand and the forearm; wrist.
  2. the wrist bones collectively; the group of bones between the bones of the hand and the radius. See diag. under
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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