Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 7 On the Jugal Bone, and the Bones Resembling a Rock Outcropping

Names are assigned to certain areas of bone as if they were entirely separate

Among the remaining bones of the body, certain bones lacking their own edges and boundaries are described by professors of dissection no differently than if they were separate bones, and are mentioned with the others in the number of bones. To this class belongs the bone named os iugale by the Latins and zu/gwma by the Greeks because both bones (there is one on each side) are compared by experts in anatomy to the yokes of cattle or horses. 4



Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 7 On the Jugal Bone, and the Bones Resembling a Rock Outcropping