calcaneum

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noun cal·ca·ne·um \-nē-əm\

Definition of calcaneum

plural

-nea

\-nē-ə\

Origin and Etymology of calcaneum

Latin, heel — more at calk


First Known Use: 1699


Medical Dictionary

calcaneum

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noun cal·ca·ne·um \kal-ˈkā-nē-əm\

Medical Definition of calcaneum

plural

calcanea

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