[nuh-vik-yuh-ler] /nəˈvɪk yə lər/ Anatomy
boat-shaped, as certain bones.
[nuh-vik-yuh-lair-ee, -lahr-ee] /nəˌvɪk yəˈlɛər i, -ˈlɑr i/ (Show IPA). the bone at the radial end of the proximal row of the bones of the carpus.
the bone in front of the talus on the inner side of the foot.
shaped like a boat
a small boat-shaped bone of the wrist or foot
“boat-shaped,” 1540s, from Late Latin navicularis “pertaining to a boat,” from navicula, diminutive of navis “ship” (see naval).
navicular na·vic·u·lar (nə-vĭk’yə-lər)
Shaped like a boat.
- Navicular abdomen
navicular abdomen n. A condition in which the anterior abdominal wall is sunken, having a concave rather than a convex contour. Also called scaphoid abdomen.
- Navicular fossa of urethra
navicular fossa of urethra n. The terminal portion of the urethra in the glans penis.
[ney-vee] /ˈneɪ vi/ noun, plural navies. 1. the whole body of warships and auxiliaries belonging to a country or ruler. 2. (often initial capital letter) the complete body of such warships together with their officers and enlisted personnel, equipment, yards, etc., constituting the sea power of a nation. 3. (often initial capital letter) the department […]
1. . abbreviation 1. navigation navigation