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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Part of the foot of a vertebrate animal.

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  • You know, in some human worlds, they'd call your tarsus a cankle!
  • All the rest of the leg, made of several short segments, we will call the tarsus, and we will mark it V.
  • But the most striking contrast between the two lies in the bones of the leg and of that part of the foot termed the tarsus, which follows upon the leg.
  • This term is applied to an affection of the tarsus which is usually characterized by the existence of an exostosis on the mesial and inferior portion of the hock. for more
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