calcar

noun

cal·​car ˈkal-ˌkär How to pronounce calcar (audio)
plural calcaria kal-ˈkar-ē-ə, -ˈker- How to pronounce calcar (audio)
: a small anatomical prominence or projection

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“Calcar.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/calcar. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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