Subpubic Sub*pu"bic, a. (Anat.) Situated under, or posterior to, the pubic bones. [1913 Webster]

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  • subpubic — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • subpubic — adjective Below the pubis …   Wiktionary

  • subpubic — Beneath the pubic arch; denoting a ligament, the arcuate pubic ligament, connecting the two pubic bones below the arch. * * * sub·pu·bic (səb puґbik) inferior to the pubic arch …   Medical dictionary

  • subpubic — adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • subpubic angle — sub·pu·bic angle .səb pyü bik n the angle that is formed just below the pubic symphysis by the meeting of the inferior ramus of the pubis on one side with the corresponding part on the other side and that is usu. less than 90° in the male and usu …   Medical dictionary

  • subpubic arch — angulus subpubicus …   Medical dictionary

  • subpubic ligament — ligamentum pubicum inferius …   Medical dictionary

  • angle — The meeting point of two lines or planes; the figure formed by the junction of two lines or planes; the space bounded on two sides by lines or planes that meet. For angles not listed below, see the descriptive term; e.g., axioincisal, distobuccal …   Medical dictionary

  • angulus subpubicus — [TA] subpubic angle: the apex of the pubic arch; the angle formed at the point of meeting of the conjoined rami of the ischial and pubic bones of the two sides of the body. Called also subpubic arch and arch of pelvis …   Medical dictionary

  • Inferior pubic ligament — Infobox Ligament Name = Inferior pubic ligament Latin = ligamentum pubicum inferius GraySubject = 80 GrayPage = 310 Caption = Symphysis pubis exposed by a coronal section. (Inferior pubic ligament is labeled with very small text at left.)… …   Wikipedia

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