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falx

 [falks] (pl. fal´ces) (L.)
a sickle-shaped structure.
falx cerebel´li the fold of dura mater separating the cerebellar hemispheres.
falx ce´rebri a sickle-shaped fold of dura mater in the longitudinal fissure, which separates the two cerebral hemispheres.

falx

, pl.

fal·ces

(fawlks, fawl'sēz), [TA]
A sickle-shaped structure.
[L. sickle]

falx

(falks) pl. fal´ces   [L.] a sickle-shaped structure.
falx cerebel´li  a fold of dura mater separating the cerebellar hemispheres.
falx ce´rebri  the fold of dura mater in the longitudinal fissure, separating the cerebral hemispheres.
inguinal falx , falx inguina´lis a lateral expansion of the lateral edge of the rectus abdominis which attaches to the pubic bone.

falx

(fălks, fôlks)
n. pl. falces (făl′sēz′, fôl′-)
A sickle-shaped anatomical structure.

falx

[falks, fôlks] pl. falces
Etymology: L, sickle
1 n, a sickle-shaped structure.
2 adj, sickle-shaped.

falx

, pl. falces (fawlks, fal'sēz) [TA]
A sickle-shaped structure.
[L. sickle]

falx

A sickle-shaped structure. The falx cerebri is the curved, vertical partition of DURA MATER that occupies the longitudinal fissure between the two cerebral hemispheres.

falx

pl. falces [L.] a sickle-shaped structure.

falx cerebelli
the fold of dura mater separating the cerebellar hemispheres.
falx cerebri
a sickle-shaped fold of dura mater in the longitudinal fissure, which separates the two cerebral hemispheres.