A metatarsal bone that distally_connected_to a proximal phalanx of pedal digit 3[Automatically generated definition]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Third_metatarsal_bone OBOL : automatic ]

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definition
  • A metatarsal bone that distally_connected_to a proximal phalanx of pedal digit 3[Automatically generated definition].
external definition
  • Dumb-bell-shaped bone of endochondral origin with cartilaginous epiphyses that articulates with tarsal 3 proximally and with the proximal phalanx of digit III distally.[AAO]
  • The third metatarsal bone articulates proximally, by means of a triangular smooth surface, with the third cuneiform; medially, by two facets, with the second metatarsal; and laterally, by a single facet, with the fourth metatarsal. This last facet is situated at the dorsal angle of the base[Wikipedia:Third_metatarsal_bone].
has exact synonym
  • toe 3 metatarsal
  • toe 3 metatarsus
  • third metatarsal bone
  • metatarsal bone digit 3
  • metatarsal bone of foot digit 3
  • foot digit 3 metatarsal bone
  • metatarsal bone of digit III
  • metatarsal 3
  • metatarsal III
has narrow synonym
  • hindlimb cannon bone
has related synonym
  • hindlimb digit 3 metatarsal
id
  • UBERON:0003652