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See definition of talus on Dictionary.com
  • as inankle
  • as inhill

synonyms for talus

  • bone
  • anklebone
  • astragalus
  • tarsus
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How to use talus in a sentence

At the foot of the talus he stopped to listen, wondering how close behind him the water might be.
SPACE PRISONTOM GODWIN
Standing out from the top of this talus-slope were several white "beacons," up to which we scrambled when the tent was pitched.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
In the afternoon we had rather an enjoyable time tobogganing down a steep talus-slope on the east coast.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Miss Hartwell looked from the office window to the great cliff that rose high above its steep, sloped talus.
BLUE GOOSEFRANK LEWIS NASON
The Panamints towered a wrinkled red grisly mass, broken by rough canyons, with long declines of talus like brown glaciers.
TALES OF LONELY TRAILSZANE GREY
She was the daughter of Tan´talus, and the wife of Amphi´on, king of Thebes.
THE STUDENT'S MYTHOLOGYCATHERINE ANN WHITE
From the rugged south wall Widow's Tears pours 1170 feet to the rock talus.
GUIDE TO YOSEMITEANSEL HALL
We now pass beneath Arch Rock, a natural tunnel formed by two huge granite talus blocks.
GUIDE TO YOSEMITEANSEL HALL
It climbs the talus slope above Camp Curry and turns westward up a steep ledge.
GUIDE TO YOSEMITEANSEL HALL
After an hour the fog began to thin and the men sent the hounds toward a talus slope at the base of the highest peak.
CAMPS AND TRAILS IN CHINAROY CHAPMAN ANDREWS AND YVETTE BORUP ANDREWS
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WORDS RELATED TO TALUS

  • anklebone
  • astragalus
  • bone
  • talus
  • tarsus
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