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the deep fossa between the femoral condyles in which the cruciate ligaments are attached.
Synonym(s): fossa intercondylaris [TA], intercondyloid fossa (2) , intercondylic fossa, intercondyloid notch, popliteal notch
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The depression on the inferior surface of the femur between the femoral condyles. The cruciate ligaments pass through it.
See also: fossa
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