Tarsus

Definition of Tarsus

Tar´sus
n.1.(Anat.) The ankle; the bones or cartilages of the part of the foot between the metatarsus and the leg, consisting in man of seven short bones.
2.(Zool.) The foot of an insect or a crustacean. It usually consists of form two to five joints.

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ankle, bayonet legs, bowlegs, calf, cnemis, drumstick, foreleg, gamb, gambrel, gigot, ham, hind leg, hock, jamb, knee, leg, limb, podite, popliteal space, scissor-legs, shank, shin, stems, stumps, trotters
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