Crura \Cru"ra\ (kr?"r?), n. pl. (Anat.) See {Crus}. [1913 Webster]

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  • CRURA — varicandi ac disparandi modi duo, quorum alterum Daedalus in simulacris primus expressit, vide infra in voce Varus. Illa, uti pedes, tibias, ac femora, fasciis involvebant Antiqui, Hebraei, Graeci, Romani; interque eos aegroti primum et… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Crura — (lat.), Mehrzahl von Crus, Schenkel, sowohl Unter als Oberschenkel; daher Crural, was sich auf den Schenkel bezieht. Crurisossa (Anat.), Schenkelknochen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Crura — Crus Crus (kr?s), n.; pl. {Crura} (kr? r?). [L., the leg.] (Anat.) (a) That part of the hind limb between the femur, or thigh, and the ankle, or tarsus; the shank. (b) Often applied, especially in the plural, to parts which are supposed to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crura — Plural of crus. * * * crura pl of CRUS * * * cru·ra (krooґrə) [L.] plural of crus …   Medical dictionary

  • crura — plural of crus …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • crura — n. pl.; sing. crus [L. crus, leg] 1. Any leg like part. 2. (BRACHIOPODA) A pair of prongs (brachidium) extending from the cardinalia or septum to support the lophophore. 3. (MOLLUSCA) A stalk or peduncle. 4. (NEMATA) Lateral extensions of the… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • crura — cru·ra (kro͝orʹə) n. Plural of crus. * * * …   Universalium

  • crura — n. leg (Zoology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crura — plural of crus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crura of superficial inguinal ring — The subcutaneous inguinal ring. (Superior crus labeled at bottom right.) Latin crus mediale anuli inguinalis superficialis, crus laterale anuli inguinalis superficialis Gray s …   Wikipedia

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