Manus meaning

mānəs, mä-
The terminal part of the forelimb of a vertebrate, as the hand of a person or the forefoot of a four-legged animal.
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The distal part of the forelimb of a vertebrate, including the wrist and hand or the carpus and forefoot.
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(formal) A hand, as the part of the fore limb below the forearm in a man, or the corresponding part in other vertebrates.
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The distal part of the forelimb of a vertebrate, including the wrist and hand or the carpus and forefoot.
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Origin of manus

  • Latin hand man-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin manus (“hand").

    From Wiktionary