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manus

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noun ma·nus \ˈmā-nəs, ˈmä-\

Definition of manus

plural ma·nus \-nəs, -ˌnüs\

  1. :  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


Manus

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geographical name Ma·nus \ˈmä-nəs\

Definition of Manus

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




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noun ma·nus \ˈmā-nəs, ˈmä-\

Medical Definition of manus

plural ma·nus \-nəs, -ˌnüs\play play

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




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "manus" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "manus"


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