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plantar

[′plan·tər]
(anatomy)
Of or relating to the sole of the foot.
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Injection of the joint capsule of metatarsophalangeal digit IV was performed similarly by injecting 3 mL of contrast medium at the lateral side above the plantar ligament with the joint in a nonextended position.
A thick, fibrous connective tissue, the plantar ligament provides the tension that creates the arch of the foot.
The plantar surface of the cuboid has attachments for the short and long plantar ligaments [2].