\ɐstɹˈaɡaləs], \ɐstɹˈaɡaləs], \ɐ_s_t_ɹ_ˈa_ɡ_a_l_ə_s]\
Definitions of ASTRAGALUS
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1920 - A dictionary of scientific terms.
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
Sort: Oldest first
By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By William R. Warner
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
A short bone, situate at the superior and middle part of the tarsus, where it is articulated with the tibia. It is the ankle bone, sling bone, or first bone of the foot. The anterior surface is convex, and has a well-marked prominence, supported by a kind of neck, and hence has been called the head of the astragalus. The astragalus is developed by two points of ossification. Also, the atlas or first vertebra of the neck.
By Robley Dunglison
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
The ankle bone, the sling bone, the huckle bone, the first bone of the tarsus. An irregularly cubical bone, articulating above with the tibia and fibula, anteriorly with the scaphoid bone and inferiorly with the os calcis. The convex portion, which articulates with the scaphoid bone, is termed the head, the constricted portion behind it, the neck, and the remainder of the bone, the body. [Gr.]
By Smith Ely Jelliffe