Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to both the tibia and the tarsus.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the tibiotarsus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to both to the tibia and the tarsus.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the tibiotarsus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology and anatomy, of or pertaining to the tibia and the tarsus: as, tibiotarsal ligaments.
  • In entomology, pertaining or common to the tibia and the tarsus of an insect's leg: as, a tibiotarsal brush of hairs.
  • Also tarsotibial.

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Examples

  • The nearness of the exostosis to the tibiotarsal articulation can be definitely determined by palpation.

    Lameness of the Horse Veterinary Practitioners' Series, No. 1

  • Mice were euthanized 1 month post-inoculation; heart, tibiotarsal joint and skin (not from inoculation site) specimens were harvested for bacterial culture and DNA preparation as described previously

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  • In a chronic study, inoculated animals were euthanized 4 months post-inoculation; heart, tibiotarsal joint and skin specimens were aseptically collected for spirochete culture and DNA extraction.

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