noun, plural cal·ca·ne·i [kal-key-nee-ahy] /kælˈkeɪ niˌaɪ/.
Words nearby calcaneus
Origin of calcaneus
OTHER WORDS FROM calcaneuscal·ca·ne·al, cal·ca·ne·an, adjective
Examples from the Web for calcaneus
If there is a bony projection from the calcaneus, it should be shaved off with the chisel.
The tendo-calcaneus is detached from the calcaneus, the bursa dissected out, and the tendon replaced.
A second diagnostic point is the abnormal position of the calcaneus and scaphoid with relation to the malleoli and astragalus.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern