meaning of Calcaneus

Calcaneus meaning in Medical Dictionary

The heel bone, a far more or less rectangular bone tissue behind the foot. Also known as os calcis.

Calcaneus meaning in Etymology Dictionary

from Latin (os) calcaneum "bone for the heel," from calcem (nominative calx (1)) "heel."

Calcaneus meaning in General Dictionary

the largest tarsal bone; kinds the personal heel

Calcaneus - German to English