adjective Anatomy, Zoology.
Origin of plantar
Examples from the Web for plantar
We shall readily understand this when we bear in mind the anatomy of the parts concerned, especially that of the plantar cushion.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
Secondary contraction of the plantar fascia, ligaments, and short plantar muscles follows.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
The plantar flexors and invertors distort the foot into the equino-varus attitude.
By using a local anesthetic on the plantar nerves and confining the subject on an operating table, restraint should be perfect.Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
The elastic tissues of the foot are preeminently the lateral cartilages and the plantar cushion.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture
British Dictionary definitions for plantar
Word Origin for plantar
Word Origin and History for plantar
1706, from Latin plantaris "pertaining to the sole of the foot," from planta "sole of the foot" (see plant (n.)).