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as·trag·a·lus  audio  (-strg-ls) KEY 

NOUN:
pl. as·trag·a·li  (-l) KEY 
See talus1.

ETYMOLOGY:
New Latin, from Greek astragalos, vertebra; see ost- in Indo-European roots

OTHER FORMS:
as·traga·lar(Adjective)


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