noun, plural hal·lu·ces [hal-yuh-seez] /ˈhæl yəˌsiz/. Anatomy, Zoology.
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Example sentences from the Web for hallux
In the posterior limb the tibia and the hallux are pre-axial, the fibula and the fifth toe are postaxial.
External nostrils are produced into tubes; anterior toes fully webbed; hallux small or absent.
All the digits are armed with claws, and the pollex and hallux are not opposable.
Hallux very strong, but with its claw not as long as the middle toe and claw.
The hind-foot is also three-toed, and there is a trace of the hallux.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard