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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fal·ces

(fawl'sēz),
Plural of falx.
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falces

(făl′sēz′, fôl′-)
n.
Plural of falx.
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fal·ces

(fal'sēz)
Plural of falx.
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Uncus large and rectangular in shape bearing a short, downwardly curved projection from the middle of the dorsal posterior margin; tegumen same length as uncus, rectangular in shape and thin bearing two falces (gnathos) curved at an angle of 45[degrees] pointed distally to pointed tip; vinculum narrow and slightly curved at the middle.
Mayores valores en esta medida dependiente indicaron actitudes mas favorables hacia Donald como candidato al puesto de trabajo (para un procedimiento similar de medida de las actitudes, vease Brinol, Horcajo, Becerra, Falces & Sierra, 2002; 2003; Brinol et al., 2004a; 2004b).