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Definition 1: the bone in the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for astragalus in the sense of this definition

(astragalus is a kind of ...) rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

(... is part of astragalus) a gliding joint between the distal ends of the tibia and fibula and the proximal end of the talus

Definition 2: large genus of annual or perennial herbs or shrubs of north temperate regions; largest genus in the family Leguminosae - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for astragalus in the sense of this definition

(astragalus is a kind of ...) a genus of dicotyledonous plants

(astragalus is a member of ...) any of various plants of the genus Astragalus

(... is a member of astragalus) alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae

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