1. [ noun ] (anatomy) a headlike protuberance on an organ or structure

"the caput humeri is the head of the humerus which fits into a cavity in the scapula"

Related terms: bulge
2. [ noun ] (zoology) the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains
Synonyms: head

"he stuck his head out the window"

Related terms: external_body_part human_head body animal face ear brain skull muzzle temple basilar_artery
Similar spelling:   Caputo