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English definition of “metacarpus”


noun [C] /ˌmet.əˈkɑː.pəs/ US  /ˌmet̬.əˈkɑr.pəs/ (plural metacarpi) specialized
the part of the hand between the wrist and the fingersThe hand
(Definition of metacarpus noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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