CHAP. 98. (43.)—DIFFERENCES OF THE MEMBERS OF MAN FROM
THOSE OF OTHER ANIMALS.
Of all the terrestrial animals, man is the only biped: he is
also the only one that has a throat, and shoulders, or "humeri," parts in other animals known by the name of "armi."
Man, too, is the only animal that has the "ulna," or elbow.
Those animals which are provided with hands, have flesh
only on the interior of them, the outer part consisting of sinews
The Natural History. Pliny the Elder. John Bostock, M.D., F.R.S. H.T. Riley, Esq., B.A. London. Taylor and Francis, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street. 1855.
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