an·kle noun \ˈaŋ-kəl\
a : the joint between the foot and the leg that constitutes in humans a ginglymus joint between the tibia and fibula above and the talus below—called also ankle joint b : the region of the ankle joint
: the joint between the cannon bone and pastern (as in the horse)
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