interosseous membrane

noun

: either of two thin strong sheets of fibrous tissue:
a
: one extending between and connecting the shafts of the radius and ulna
b
: one extending between and connecting the shafts of the tibia and fibula

Dictionary Entries Near interosseous membrane

Cite this Entry

“Interosseous membrane.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/interosseous%20membrane. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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