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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.

fal·ces

(fawl'sēz),
Plural of falx.

falces

(făl′sēz′, fôl′-)
n.
Plural of falx.

falx

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

fal·ces

(fal'sēz)
Plural of falx.
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