The network of intersecting plates and spicules in cancellous bone which form a meshwork of intercommunicating spaces filled with blood vessels and marrow; in mature bone, the trabeculae are aligned in parallel with the lines of major compressive or tensile force. [ MP : 0010867 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

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definition
  • The network of intersecting plates and spicules in cancellous bone which form a meshwork of intercommunicating spaces filled with blood vessels and marrow; in mature bone, the trabeculae are aligned in parallel with the lines of major compressive or tensile force.
editor note
  • consider revision - we have 3 classes, the tissue itself, the network, and the spaces.
has related synonym
  • bone trabeculae
  • bone trabecula
id
  • UBERON:0008867