epipodiale

noun

ep·​i·​po·​di·​a·​le
ˌepəˌpōdēˈā(ˌ)lē
plural epipodialia
-ālēə,
-ālyə
: any one of the bones of either the forearm or shank

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from epi- + Greek podion (diminutive of pod-, pous foot) + Latin -ale (neuter of -alis -al)

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“Epipodiale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epipodiale. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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