Related formsmet·a·tar·sal·ly, adverbin·ter·met·a·tar·sal, adjective
Examples from the Web for metatarsal
A pad across the ball of the foot behind the metatarsal heads, also brings the toes down.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
Hind-feet with no trace of first toe externally, but the metatarsal bone is present.
Each digit consists of a metatarsal and of a varying number of phalanges.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
The tarsal and metatarsal bones are united so as to give the foot an arched form, convex above, and concave 45 below.
First hind toe rudimentary, clawless or absent; its metatarsal bone always present.