HyperDic: membrane_bone

English > 1 sense of the expression membrane bone:
NOUNbodymembrane boneany bone that develops within membranous tissue without previous cartilage formation
English > membrane bone: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningAny bone that develops within membranous tissue without previous cartilage formation; e.g. the clavicle and bones of the skull.
Narrowerfrontal bone, os frontale, foreheadThe large cranial bone forming the front part of the cranium
occipital boneA saucer-shaped membrane bone that forms the back of the skull
parietal boneEither of two skull bones between the frontal and occipital bones and forming the top and sides / sides of the cranium
Broaderbone, osrigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
Spanishhueso membranoso

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