Definitions

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  • n. The bone of the heel; the calcaneus.

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  • n. the largest tarsal bone; forms the human heel

Etymologies

heel +‎ bone (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • I broke my heelbone in mid-july ... needed screws, plates, the works.

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  • (essentially shoe inserts) such as heel pads to change the angle between the heelbone and the plantar fascia.

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  • ` lime '— the substance, not the fruit — and ` heelbone.'

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