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cal•ca•ne•us



Pronunciation: (kal-kā'nē-us), [key]
n.,
pl. -ne•iPronunciation: (-nē-ī"). [key]

1. Anat.the largest tarsal bone, forming the prominence of the heel.
2. Zool.the corresponding bone in other vertebrates. Also,calcaneum.Also called heel bone.

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