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Latin. n. Heel. The ankle, ankle bone.

 - n. pl. Tali. (Anat.) The astragalus. (Surg.) A variety of clubfoot (Talipes calcaneus). See Talipes.

 - n. (Fort.) A slope; the inclination of the face of a work.

 - (Geol.) A sloping heap of fragments of rock lying at the foot of a precipice. Rocks at the foot of a hill or other slope, which accumulate by sliding or rolling down the slope from the action of wind, rain, and gravity.

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