tarsometatarsus (plural tarsometatarsi)
- The large bone next the foot in the leg of a bird. It is formed by the union of the distal part of the tarsus with the metatarsus.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tarsometatarsus in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)