galea aponeurotica


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galea

 [ga´le-ah] (L.)
a helmet-shaped structure.
galea aponeuro´tica aponeurosis connecting the frontal and occipital bellies of the occipitofrontal muscle.

ep·i·cra·ni·al ap·o·neu·ro·sis

[TA]
the aponeurosis or intermediate tendon connecting the frontal and occipital belly of the occipitofrontalis muscle to form-with the temporoparietalis- the epicranius.

galea aponeurotica

galea

pl. galeae [L.] a helmet-shaped structure.

galea aponeurotica
aponeurosis connecting the frontal and occipital bellies of the primate occipitofrontal muscle.
galea capitis
the cap over the head of the spermatozoon. Called also acrosomal vesicle.
galea glandis
the diminutive caplike glans of the ruminant penis.