hypotarsus


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hypotarsus

[¦hī·pō¦tär·səs]
(vertebrate zoology)
A process on the tarsometatarsal bone in birds.
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flexor perforans digiti III when passing through the tibial cartilage and hypotarsus.
flexor perforans et perforatus digiti III when passing through the tibial cartilage and hypotarsus, and is ossified again in the middle portion of the tarsometatarsus.
fibularis longus just below the hypotarsus, and sending a small branch to the tendon of M.