foramen
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Usage note
The plural of "foramen" is "foramina."
foramen(
fuh
-
rey
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mihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. el foramen
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Nerves and arteries pass through foramina in vertebrae.Los nervios y las arterias pasan por forámenes en las vértebras.
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