Anatomical terms

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We all know eye, but how are you on other bodily parts? These are all standard, but in what context?

  1. belly and here, and stomach
  2. ear
  3. finger
  4. head: 1, 2
  5. hips? (koshi): heavy, light, high
  6. jaw or maybe chin
  7. leg
  8. mouth: tiger mouth, lion's mouth, bite off
  9. nose
  10. shoulder
  11. tail
  12. waist
  13. armpit
  14. wing
  15. feet

Perhaps the greatest anatomical term is shou tan (Chinese, Japanese reading shudan), the ancient name for the game, literally "hand talk".

The following terms have less currency but are anatomically related:

Anatomical terms last edited by BobMyers on February 10, 2006 - 23:27
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