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tar•sus



Pronunciation: (tär'sus), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/tarsus.html on line 75 [key]
n.,
pl. -siPronunciation: (-sī, -sē). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/tarsus.html on line 89 [key]

1. Anat., Zool.the bones of the proximal segment of the foot; the bones between the tibia and the metatarsus, contributing to the construction of the ankle joint. See diag. under skeleton.
2. the small plate of connective tissue along the border of an eyelid.
3. tarsometatarsus.
4. the distal part of the leg of an insect, usually subdivided in the adult into two to five segments. See diag. under coxa.

Tar•sus



Pronunciation: (tär'sus), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/tarsus.html on line 128 [key]
n.
a city in S Turkey, near the Mediterranean, on the Cydnus River: important seaport of ancient Cilicia; birthplace of Saint Paul. 74,510.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/tarsus.html on line 164 tarsus (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/tarsus.html on line 166 tarsus (Encyclopedia)

 

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