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pla·fond

(plă-fond'),
A ceiling, especially the ceiling of the ankle joint, that is, the articular surface of the distal end of the tibia.
[Fr. ceiling]

plafond

(plə-fŏn′, plä-fôN′)
n.
Anatomy The articular surface of the distal end of the tibia.

pla·fond

(plă-fōnd')
A ceiling, especially the ceiling of the ankle joint, i.e., the articular surface of the distal end of the tibia.
[Fr. ceiling]
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