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Pronunciation of Navicular: Learn how to pronounce Navicular in English correctly

Learn how to say Navicular correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word navicular:

technical or archaic



1 (also navicular bone) a boat-shaped bone in the ankle or wrist, especially that in the ankle, between the talus and the cuneiform bones.

2 (also navicular disease or navicular syndrome) [mass noun] a chronic disorder of the navicular bone in horses, causing lameness in the front feet.


late Middle English: from French naviculaire or late Latin navicularis, from Latin navicula ‘little ship’, diminutive of navis