1. (Science: anatomy) The terminal part of the leg of man or an animal; especially, the part below the ankle or wrist;... Read More
A permanent eversion of the foot at the talocalcaneal or subtalar joint
Valgus is a medical term... Read More
1. (Science: marine biology, zoology) Of or pertaining to the foot, or to feet, literally or figuratively;... Read More
1. A single movement from one foot to the other in walking; a step.
2. The length of a step in walking or marching,... Read More
noun, plural: Achilles reflexes
A stretch reflex wherein the foot jerks towards the plantar surface by reflex as... Read More
1. The bottom of the foot; hence, also, rarely, the foot itself. The dove found no rest for the sole of her foot. (gen.... Read More
The inward turning of the heel or the inversion of the foot resulting in clubfoot
Varus is a... Read More
(Science: zoology) walking on the sole of the foot; pertaining to the plantigrades.
Having the foot so formed... Read More
1. The base or foot of a column, statue, vase, lamp, or the like; the part on which an upright work stands. It... Read More
Of, or pertaining to the abnormal outward turning of a distal segment of a bone from the mid-line,... Read More
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An onsite restoration drawing of how "Leonardo" may... Read More
Bryophytes (nonvascular plants) do not have xylem or phloem. The habitations of this plant group are widely varied and... Read More
Origin: NL, fr. Gr. The flat of the foot, the edge of the eyelid. Cf. 2d Tarse.
1. (Science: anatomy) The ankle; the... Read More
1. The power which a horse exerts.
2. (Science: machinery) a unit of power, used in stating the power required to... Read More
noun, plural: petioles
(1) (botany) The stalk at the base of the leaf blade, attaching and supporting the leaf... Read More
1. The act of piercing or puncturing with a sharp point. There is that speaketh like the prickings of a sword.
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as a measure of length, the plural of foot. See... Read More
(1) (botany) Having a petiole or leafstalk attaching the leaf blade to the stem.
(2) (entomology)... Read More
(1) An ancestral line or chart depicting the lineage or descent of an individual.
(2) (genetics) A diagram... Read More
Of, pertaining to, or relating to a deformity wherein the distal segment of a bone or a joint... Read More
Origin: L, the foot.
(Science: anatomy) The distal segment of the hind limb of vertebrates, including the tarsus and... Read More
To shoot into a long stem, as some plants. See spire.
1. A long, pointed weapon, used in war and hunting, by thrusting... Read More
Origin: L, a small measure. See Module.
(Science: mathematics) A quantity or coefficient, or constant, which... Read More
Just like it is easy to identify and sort anything in the supermarkets when placed in the right section with proper display... Read More
(Science: anatomy) The act of assuming the supine position or the state of being supine. Applied to the hand, the... Read More
1. To turn, as a screw; to apply a screw to; to press, fasten, or make firm, by means of a screw or screws; as, to... Read More
What is a diarthrodial joint?
A diarthrosis joint is a freely moving joint characterized by its mobility and joint cavity... Read More
1. To provide with a horse, or with horses; to mount on, or as on, a horse. Being better horsed, outrode me.
2. To sit... Read More
1. A measure of length, the twelfth part of a foot, commonly subdivided into halves, quarters, eights, sixteenths, etc,... Read More
(Science: zoology) One of the mouth appendages of crustacea, situated next behind the maxillae. Crabs have three... Read More
1. (Science: zoology) One of the terminal divisions of a limb appendage; a finger or toe. The ruminants have the... Read More
Origin: Formerly gelly, gely, f. Gelee jelly, frost, fr. Geler to freeze. L. Gelare; akin to gelu frost. See Gelid.
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These plants are seedless plants, but unlike the bryophytes, they do have vascular tissue (xylem and phloem). Because of the... Read More
noun, plural: mouths
(1) The oral cavity located at the upper end of the alimentary canal that opens to the... Read More
A joint is a point where two bones are attached and are capable of movement. The joints not only provide the movements of... Read More
Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Upon -, foot.
(Science: zoology) One of the lateral lobes of the foot in certain... Read More
(Science: zoology) A mammal having a single hoof on each foot, as the horses and asses; a solidungulate.
Alternative... Read More
(Science: anatomy) Of or pertaining to the sole of the foot; as, the plantar arteries.
Origin: L. Plantaris, fr.... Read More
What are birds classified as? Birds constitute the class Aves of the kingdom Animalia. How to define Aves?... Read More
1. A single thing or person.
2. (Science: mathematics) The least whole number; one. Units are the integral parts of any... Read More