tarsal bone

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tarsal bone

n.
Any of the seven bones of the tarsus.

tarsal bone

One of the seven bones of the ankle, hind-foot, and midfoot, consisting of the talus, calcaneus, navicular, cuboid, and three cuneiform bones.
See also: bone

tarsal bone

or

tarsus the bone of the hind limb of

TETRAPODS that articulates with the TIBIA and FIBULA proximally and with the METATARSALS distally. see PENTADACTYL LIMB.