Synonyms for Astragalus:

n.

ankle (noun)
talus, anklebone.
astragalus (noun)
astragal, talus, Genus Astragalus, anklebone.
plant (noun)
Genus Astragalus.

Other synonyms:

anklebone
anklebone.
genus Astragalus
Genus Astragalus.

Usage examples for astragalus

  1. More important members of the flora are species of Clematis, including the beautiful white Clematis montana, anemones, larkspurs, columbine, monkshoods, St John's worts, geraniums, balsams, species of Astragalus Potentillas, Asters, ragworts, species of Cynoglossum, gentians and Swertias, Androsaces and primroses, Wulfenia and louseworts, species of Strobilanthes, Salvias and Nepetas, orchids, irises, Ophiopogon, Smilax, Alliums, lilies, and Solomon's seal. – The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir by Sir James McCrone Douie
  2. In one of the tools which I purchased, the astragalus of a reindeer was used for this purpose. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold