calcaneum (calcaneus)

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Figure 1: The sites of the main nerve centres and descending pathways in the brain and spinal cord that control voluntary movement, represented in diagrammatic sections.

calcaneum (calcaneus)

the heel bone which articulates with the talus above it and the cuboid bone in front. The Achilles tendon attaches to the back of the calcaneum. See also foot; Figure 1.