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astragalus


astragalus

noun as·trag·a·lus \ə-ˈstrag-ə-ləs\
plural as·trag·a·li \-ˌlī, -ˌlē\

Definition of ASTRAGALUS

:  one of the proximal bones of the tarsus of the higher vertebrates—see talus 1
March 05, 2015
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