[ kăl-kā′nē-ō-kyōō′boid′ ]
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Relating to the calcaneus and the cuboid bone.
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Inflammation of the plantar (calcaneocuboid) ligament in curb is readily detected when the affected member is viewed in profile.Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
The long and short calcaneocuboid are plantar ligaments of special importance, and maintain the outer arch of the foot.