- Any of the tarsal bones.
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The external cuneiform (tarsale 3) (fig. 80, 14) is a larger, somewhat square bone lying external to the middle cuneiform.
The middle cuneiform (tarsale 2) (fig. 80, 13) is a still smaller bone, lying external to the internal cuneiform.