plural -s
: the most prominent point on the back of the heel

Word History


New Latin, from Greek, diminutive of akropous extremity of the leg, foot, from akr- acr- + pous foot

First Known Use

1920, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of akropodion was in 1920

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“Akropodion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/akropodion. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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