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tarsus 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


Definition noun (1) (anatomy) The bone in the tarsus of the foot, forming the lower part of the ankle joint; the bone of the... Read More


Definition noun, plural: pedipalps Either of the second pair of appendages located laterally to the chelicerae and... Read More


pes Origin: L, the foot. (Science: anatomy) The distal segment of the hind limb of vertebrates, including the tarsus and... Read More


Tick Definition A tick is an arachnid belonging to order Ixodida. There are three families identified: (1) Ixodidae (hard... Read More


tarsal (Science: anatomy) Of or pertaining to the tarsus (either of the foot or eye). A tarsal bone or cartilage; a... Read More

Philippine tarsier

Definition noun, plural: Philippine tarsiers A tarsier species endemic to the islands of the Philippines Supplement Tarsiers... Read More