metatarsal


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met·a·tar·sal

 (mĕt′ə-tär′səl)
adj.
Of or relating to the metatarsus.
n.
Any of the bones of the metatarsus.

met′a·tar′sal·ly adv.

metatarsal

(ˌmɛtəˈtɑːsəl) anatomy
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the metatarsus
n
(Anatomy) any bone of the metatarsus

met•a•tar•sal

(ˌmɛt əˈtɑr səl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the metatarsus.
n.
2. a bone in the metatarsus.
[1730–40]

met·a·tar·sal

(mĕt′ə-tär′səl)
Any of the bones of the foot lying between the tarsal bones and the bones of the toes or digits (phalanges). See more at skeleton.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.metatarsal - any bone of the foot between the ankle and the toesmetatarsal - any bone of the foot between the ankle and the toes
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
metatarsus - the skeleton of the human foot between the toes and the tarsus; the corresponding part of the foot in birds or of the hind foot in quadrupeds
Adj.1.metatarsal - of or relating to the metatarsus; "metatarsal bones"
Translations

metatarsal

[ˌmetəˈtɑːsl] Nmetatarsiano m

metatarsal

adjMittelfuß-, metatarsal (spec); metatarsal boneMittelfußknochen m

metatarsal

adj & n metatarsiano
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