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Foot and Leg

Shortcuts: Differences, Similarities, Jaccard Similarity Coefficient, References.

Difference between Foot and Leg

Foot vs. Leg

The foot (plural feet) is an anatomical structure found in many vertebrates. A leg is a weight bearing and locomotive anatomical structure, usually having a columnar shape.

Similarities between Foot and Leg

Foot and Leg have 9 things in common (in Unionpedia): Anatomy, Animal locomotion, Ankle, Bone, Hip, Knee, Ligament, Muscle, Tendon.


Anatomy (Greek anatomē, “dissection”) is the branch of biology concerned with the study of the structure of organisms and their parts.

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Animal locomotion

Animal locomotion, in ethology, is any of a variety of movements or methods that animals use to move from one place to another.

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The ankle, or the talocrural region, is the region where the foot and the leg meet.

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A bone is a rigid organ that constitutes part of the vertebrate skeleton.

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In vertebrate anatomy, hip (or "coxa"Latin coxa was used by Celsus in the sense "hip", but by Pliny the Elder in the sense "hip bone" (Diab, p 77) in medical terminology) refers to either an anatomical region or a joint.

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The knee joins the thigh with the leg and consists of two joints: one between the femur and tibia (tibiofemoral joint), and one between the femur and patella (patellofemoral joint).

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A ligament is the fibrous connective tissue that connects bones to other bones.

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Muscle is a soft tissue found in most animals.

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A tendon or sinew is a tough band of fibrous connective tissue that usually connects muscle to bone and is capable of withstanding tension.

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Foot and Leg Comparison

Foot has 131 relations, while Leg has 38. As they have in common 9, the Jaccard index is 5.33% = 9 / (131 + 38).


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