plural carpalia -ē-ə How to pronounce carpale (audio)
: a carpal bone
especially : one of the distal series articulating with the metacarpals

Dictionary Entries Near carpale

Cite this Entry

“Carpale.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jun. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!