manus

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ma·nus

noun \ˈmā-nəs, ˈmä-\
plural ma·nus \-nəs, -ˌnüs\

Definition of MANUS

:  the distal segment of the vertebrate forelimb from carpus to terminus

Origin of MANUS

New Latin, from Latin, hand
First Known Use: 1867

Rhymes with MANUS

Ma·nus

geographical name \ˈmä-nəs\

Definition of MANUS

island SW Pacific in Admiralty Islands; largest of group area 600 square miles (1560 square kilometers)

ma·nus

noun \ˈmā-nəs, ˈmä-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural ma·nus \-nəs, -ˌnüs\

Medical Definition of MANUS

: the part of the vertebrate forelimb from the carpus to the distal end

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