noun. ['ˌmɛtəˈkɑːrpəl'] any bone of the hand between the wrist and fingers.
- metacarpal bone
Words that Rhyme with Metacarpal
Example sentences of the word metacarpal
1. Noun, singular or mass
The canine metacarpal pad has two lobes on the hind end with one lobe on the front end.
There are four digital pads and one large metacarpal pad (heel pad).