Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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1. pertaining to a structure that has a boatlike shape.

2. medial tarsal bone that articulates with the talus and calcaneus posteriorly, the cuboid laterally, and the three cuneiforms anteriorly; formerly called the scaphoid (of the foot).

3. bone of the human hand, now aka scaphoid in order to avoid confusion with the tarsal bone of the same name.

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