hallux

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Hallux.

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New Latin, from Latin allus, hallus.

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hallux (plural halluces or halluxes)

  1. (anatomy) The big toe
    • 1995, Anthony Burgess, Byrne
      His left foot winced. The hallux nail, ill-cut, / Assailed its neighbour toe with a shrewd nip.

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