calcaneum

noun
cal·ca·ne·um | \ -nē-əm \
plural calcanea\-nē-ə \

Definition of calcaneum 

First Known Use of calcaneum

1699, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for calcaneum

Latin, heel — more at calk

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Dictionary Entries near calcaneum

calc-

calcaneal

calcaneo-

calcaneum

calcaneus

calcarate

Calcarea

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calcaneum

noun
cal·ca·ne·um | \ kal-ˈkā-nē-əm \
plural -nea\-nē-ə \

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