Intertarsal In`ter*tar"sal, a. (Anat.) Between the tarsal bones; as, the intertarsal articulations. [1913 Webster]

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  • intertarsal — Denoting the articulations of the tarsal bones with each other. SYN: tarsotarsal. * * * in·ter·tar·sal tär səl adj situated, occurring, or performed between tarsal bones <a intertarsal joint> <intertarsal arthrotomy> * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • intertarsal — adj. * * * intertarsal /in tər tärˈsl/ (anatomy) adjective Between tarsal bones ORIGIN: ↑inter * * * intertarsal, team see inter prefix 6, 5 …   Useful english dictionary

  • intertarsal — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • Intertarsal articulations — Infobox Anatomy Name = Intertarsal articulations Latin = articulationes intertarsales GraySubject = 96 GrayPage = 352 Caption = Oblique section of left intertarsal and tarsometatarsal articulations, showing the synovial cavities. Caption2 = Bones …   Wikipedia

  • intertarsal joints — tarsal j s …   Medical dictionary

  • intertarsal ligaments dorsal — ligamenta tarsi dorsalia …   Medical dictionary

  • intertarsal ligaments interosseous — ligamenta tarsi interossea …   Medical dictionary

  • intertarsal ligaments plantar — ligamenta tarsi plantaria …   Medical dictionary

  • Joint — A joint is the area where two bones are attached for the purpose of motion of body parts. A joint is usually formed of fibrous connective tissue and cartilage. An articulation or an arthrosis is the same as a joint. Joints are grouped according… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hock (zoology) — The hock, or gambrel, is the tarsal joint of a digitigrade quadruped, such as a horse, cat, or dog. It is the anatomical homologue of the ankle of the human foot.HorseAlthough the tarsus refers specifically to the bones and joints of the hock,… …   Wikipedia

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