One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Designating any of a series of small bones which make up the carpus or the tarsus of a tetrapod (especially a reptile or amphibian); of or relating to this series of bones.
2Of or relating to the mesopodium of a mollusc.
3Botany. Of or relating to the mesopodium of a leaf or inflorescence.
A mesopodial bone.
Late 19th century.
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