What does metacarpal mean?

Definitions for metacarpalˌmɛt əˈkɑr pəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. metacarpal, metacarpal bone(adj)

    any bone of the hand between the wrist and fingers

  2. metacarpal(adj)

    of or relating to the metacarpus

    "metacarpal bones"


  1. metacarpal(Noun)

    Any of the bones of the metacarpus.

  2. metacarpal(Adjective)

    Of the metacarpus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Metacarpal(adj)

    of or pertaining to the metacarpus

  2. Metacarpal(noun)

    a metacarpal bone

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Metacarpal

    met-a-kär′pal, adj. pertaining to the part of the hand between the wrist and the fingers, the Metacar′pus: denoting the foreleg of a horse between knee and fetlock joint.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of metacarpal in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of metacarpal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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