Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Malleolus

Knoblike projection at the distal end of either the tibia or the fibula. Plural: malleoli. The tibial malleolus is medial and forms the inner bulge of the ankle; the fibular malleolus is lateral, forms the outer bulge of the ankle, and articulates with the talus.

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