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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See talus1.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The talus.
  • n. An herb of genus Astragalus.

Etymologies

New Latin, from Greek astragalos, vertebra; see ost- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek ἀστράγαλος. (Wiktionary)

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