The University of Sydney
Anatomy & Histology
Arnold's Glossary of Anatomy
by Dr. M. A. (Toby) Arnold
Modifications & Additions by Deborah Bryce
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Maurice (Toby) Arnold
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: Greek keras = horn.
: Greek kineo = to move (cf. kinetic), and cilium Latin = eyelash, hence protoplasmic thread of hair process in cupula of crista ampullaris of a semicircular duct.
: the junction of the thigh and the leg.
: Greek konis = dust, and Latin cortex = bark, hence, sensory cortex containing mostly granular layers.
: Greek kyphos = bent or bowed forward.