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Meaning of "talus" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TALUS

From Latin: ankle.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TALUS

talus  [ˈteɪləs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TALUS

noun
adjective
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adverb
pronoun
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conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Talus is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TALUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Talus

Talus may refer to: ▪ Talus, a slope formed by an accumulation of rock debris, as at the base of a cliff ▪ Talus deposit, broken rock at the base of a high place, also called scree ▪ Talus, a sloped portion of a fortified wall ▪ Talus, California, a community in Inyo County ▪ Talus bone, an ankle bone ▪ A fictional planet in Star Wars; see List of Star Wars planets ▪ An electronic design automation tool by Magma Design Automation...

Definition of talus in the English dictionary

The definition of talus in the dictionary is the bone of the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint Nontechnical name: anklebone.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TALUS


acidophilus
ˌæsɪˈdɒfɪləs
Angelus
ˈændʒɪləs
aspergillus
ˌæspəˈdʒɪləs
bacillus
bəˈsɪləs
battailous
ˈbæteɪləs
cancellous
ˈkænsɪləs
eyeless
ˈaɪləs
killas
ˈkɪləs
lactobacillus
ˌlæktəʊbəˈsɪləs
malus
ˈmeɪləs
microvillous
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈvɪləs
microvillus
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈvɪləs
nautilus
ˈnɔːtɪləs
perilous
ˈpɛrɪləs
Pharsalus
fɑːˈseɪləs
pilous
ˈpaɪləs
stylus
ˈstaɪləs
Theophilus
θɪˈɒfɪləs
trochilus
ˈtrɒkɪləs
villous
ˈvɪləs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TALUS

tally-ho´d
tally-woman
tallyman
tallymen
tallyshop
talma
Talmud
Talmudic
Talmudical
Talmudism
Talmudist
talon
taloned
talooka
Talos
talpa
taluk
taluka
talukdar
talweg

WORDS THAT END LIKE TALUS

astragalus
Bucephalus
Daedalus
Elagabalus
Heliogabalus
hydrocephalus
leptocephalus
logodaedalus
Sardanapalus
scaphocephalus
tantalus

Synonyms and antonyms of talus in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «talus» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TALUS

Find out the translation of talus to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of talus from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «talus» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

距骨
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

astrágalo
570 millions of speakers

English

talus
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ढलान
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الكاحل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

осыпи
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

talus
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পাহাড়ের তলে ঢালু খণ্ডসমষ্টি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

astragale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Talus
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Talus
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

距骨
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

거골
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Talus
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xương cựa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கணுக்கால்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ताल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

aşık kemiği
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

talus
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Talus
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

осипу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

talus
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αστραγάλου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

talus
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

talus
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Talos
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of talus

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TALUS»

The term «talus» is quite widely used and occupies the 47.357 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TALUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about talus

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TALUS»

Discover the use of talus in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to talus and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Talus
Enriched with extensive facts drawn from the fields of anthropology, swarm intelligence, and information science, Talus takes the readers from one vibrant location to another, zapping them from Madagascar's uncharted rain forests to Oxford ...
Erol Ozan, 2010
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Staying Out of Trouble in Pediatric Orthopaedics
A prominent talar head in the setting of a rigid foot is suspicious, but avoid confusing an oblique talus, positional calcaneovalgus, posteromedial bowing of the tibia, or just a really flat foot, with a vertical talus (Fig. 25-13A). The Guru Says.
David L. Skaggs, John M. Flynn, 2006
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Fundamentals of Pediatric Orthopedics
Type Distal arthrogryposis Amyoplasia Myelodysplasia Syndrome Genetic Comment Mild Rigid Rigid Rigid Variable A Vertical talus Note the convexity to the sole of the foot (red arrow) and the near vertical orientation of the talus on the  ...
Lynn T. Staheli, 2008
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Lovell and Winter's Pediatric Orthopaedics
Conservative or surgical management of the commonly associated tight heel cord is mandatory for successful outcome. Congenital Vertical Talus In congenital vertical talus, the navicular is dislocated dor- solaterally on the head of the talus.
Wood W. Lovell, Robert B. Winter, Raymond T. Morrissy, 2006
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Vertical Natural Gas Transportation Capacity, Upstream ...
EU competition law should regulate such issues, yet the application of the law to natural gas contracts is far from clear. This book is a detailed study of how EU law can be applied.
Kim Talus, 2011
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Rockwood and Green's Fractures in Adults
Fractures of the talus are generally thought to be relatively uncommon. However, the talus is the second most commonly fractured tarsal bone. In recent years, improved recognition has resulted in an increased number of talar process fractures ...
Charles A. Rockwood, Robert W. Bucholz, Charles M. Court-Brown, 2010
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The Periglaciation of Great Britain
12 Talus slopes and related landforms Figure 12.2 Lateglacial talus sheets in the Lairig Ghm, a. Talus slopes are steep valley-side slopes formed by the accumulation of debris at the foot of rockwalls. The term talus is used to describe both the ...
Colin K. Ballantyne, 1994
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Atlas Foot and Ankle Surgery, Second Edition
Talus fractures are not only rare but are also difficult to treat. The majority of fractures occur at the neck of the talus. Fractures of the body and of the head are less common. Because 60% of the surface of the talus is covered by articular ...
Nikolaus Wülker, Michael Stephens, Andrea C. Cracchiolo, 2005
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Talus and the Frozen King
IF TALUS'S THOUGHTS were bees, Tharn looked well and truly stung. The watching men exchanged their thoughts in hushed voices, but Talus paid them little heed. His attention was on the kingtobe. 'You haveearned yourselfthe right to live ...
Graham Edwards, 2014
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The Lost Treasure of Talus Scree
When Kiffin finds the key to the lost treasure of Talus Scree, he and Shelfy embark on an adventure to find the treasure and save the world.
Adam Osterweil, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TALUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term talus is used in the context of the following news items.
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Stoush over Talus St reserve in Naremburn sparks calls for inquiry …
Talus St, a tennis centre managed by Love and Deuce, was a focus of the parliamentary summit convened by Greens MP David Shoebridge and Labor MP Mick ... «The Daily Telegraph, Jul 15»
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Talus apartments in Great Falls welcomes first residents
After a few delays in construction, new residents at the Talus apartments complex in Great Falls finally are moving in. The project, located on 26th Street South ... «KRTV Great Falls News, Jun 15»
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The Talus Apartments scheduled to open this month
The Talus Apartments, originally scheduled to begin leasing in March 2015, recently announced their first residents will be able to move in later this month. «KRTV Great Falls News, May 15»
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Talus Apartments Almost Finished
GREAT FALLS - The Talus Apartments being constructed behind University of Great Falls and Benefis Hospital is almost complete. The complex is anticipating ... «KFBB NewsChannel 5, Apr 15»
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Talus townhome construction to start soon
Construction is starting soon on a new community in the Talus urban village at the intersection of Northwest Talus Drive and Northwest Shy Bear Way. «Issaquah Press, Apr 15»
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'Barbapapa' Co-Creator Talus Taylor Dies
San Francisco-born cartoonist Talus Taylor, who with his wife Annette Tison created the charming pink blob character Barbapapa in 1970, died in Paris on ... «Animation Magazine, Mar 15»
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Co-creator of French Barbapapa cartoon series dies
WATCH: One of the creators of the famous French children's cartoon series, Barbapapa, has died. American Talus Taylor was 82. Barbapapa means daddy's ... «euronews, Mar 15»
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Progress continues at the Talus apartment complex in Great Falls
(August 26, 2014) A formal groundbreaking ceremony brought Great Falls residents and city leaders to the construction site for the Talus Apartments site on ... «KRTV Great Falls News, Feb 15»
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Timber Ridge at Talus to expand by 145 homes
Resort-style Continuing Care Retirement Community Timber Ridge at Talus is adding 145 independent living apartment homes, expanding its onsite Briarwood ... «Issaquah Press, Feb 15»
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Talus Knight Named PD At KKND
CUMULUS Top 40/Rhythmic KKND (POWER 102.9)/NEW ORLEANS adds TALUS KNIGHT as PD/afternoon host. KNIGHT moves to KKND from MURRAY ... «All Access Music Group, Oct 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Talus [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/talus>. Aug 2020 ».
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