Splay foot | definition of splay foot by Medical dictionary
metatarsus latus (redirected from splay foot)
deformity caused by sinking down of the transverse arch of the foot.
metatarsus latus A broadened forefoot caused by separation of the metatarsal heads.
met·a·tar·sus la·tus (met'ă-tahr'sŭs lā'tŭs)
Deformity caused by sinking down of the transverse arch of the foot.
References in classic literature
If I had been obliged to look at him with him splay foot
Minor leg and foot problems children are born with include "pigeon" toes, splay foot
, bowlegs, knock-knees and flat feet.
In this play, performed prior to 1642, gentlemen are portrayed as walking with turnout: "and now dey valk vid deir toes out for brave genty, you call data de splay foot