radius, gen and pl. radii (ra´de-us, ra´de-I)
1. [NA] The lateral and shorter of the two bones of the forearm. 2. A straight line passing from the center to the periphery of a circle.radio- (3); [L. spoke of a wheel, rod, ray]
r. fix´us a line passing from the hormion to the inion.
ra´dii len´tis [NA] 9 to 12 faint lines on the anterior and posterior surfaces of the lens that radiate from the poles toward the equator; they mark the lines along which the ends of lens fibers abut.lens stars (1), lens sutures;
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