peroneal

peroneal

[per-uh-nee-uhl]
adjective Anatomy.
pertaining to or situated near the fibula.

Origin:
1825–35; < Neo-Latin peronē the fibula (< Greek perónē orig., linchpin, pin of a buckle or brooch) + -al1

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peroneal (ˌpɛrəˈniːəl)
 
adj
anatomy of or relating to the fibula or the outer side of the leg
 
[C19: from New Latin peronē fibula, from Greek: fibula]

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peroneal per·o·ne·al (pěr'ə-nē'əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the fibula or to the outer portion of the leg.

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