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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: tarsus(0.01010 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to tarsus.
English → English (WordNet)
n : the part of the foot of a vertebrate between the metatarsus
and the leg; in human beings the bones of the ankle and
[also: tarsi (pl)]
English → English (gcide)
Tarsus \Tar"sus\, n.; pl. Tarsi. [NL., fr. Gr. ? the flat of
the foot, the edge of the eyelid. Cf. 2d Tarse.]
(a) The ankle; the bones or cartilages of the part of the
foot between the metatarsus and the leg, consisting in
man of seven short bones.
(b) A plate of dense connective tissue or cartilage in the
eyelid of man and many animals; -- called also tarsal cartilage
, and tarsal plate.
2. (Zo["o]l.) The foot of an insect or a crustacean. It
usually consists of form two to five joints.