Definition, synonyms and picture of astrágalo

astrágalo

noun astrágalo

Translation: astragalus

Definition of astrágalo in Spanish

Hueso corto localizado en la parte central, superior y posterior del tarso, cuya función principal es transmitir el peso del cuerpo al pie, así como permitir la flexión y extensión del tobillo.

Synonyms of astrágalo in Spanish

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Definition of astrágalo in English

Short bone, located in the central, superior and posterior part of the tarsus, whose main functions are to transmit the weight of the body to the foot and to allow the flexion and extension of the ankle.

Synonyms of astrágalo in English

astragalus

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(N) Bones of the Foot

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