Frena
Frenum Fre"num, n.; pl. E. {Frenums}, L. {Frena}. [L., a bridle.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A cheek stripe of color. [1913 Webster]

2. (Anat.) Same as {Fr[ae]num}. [1913 Webster]


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  • frena — [frē′nə] n. alt. pl. of FRENUM * * * fre·na (frēʹnə) n. A plural of frenum. * * * …   Universalium

  • frena — [frē′nə] n. alt. pl. of FRENUM …   English World dictionary

  • frena — Plural of frenum. * * * fre·na (freґnə) [L.] plural of frenum …   Medical dictionary

  • frena — Tegumentary folds holding eggs (Cirripedia) [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Tegumentary folds holding eggs [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

  • fréna — réfréna …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • frena — n. membrane or ligament which restrains motion (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • frena — plural of frenum …   Useful english dictionary

  • ovigerous frena — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) In Lepadomorpha Cirripedia, a fleshy ridge or lap on the inner surface of the mantle anchoring the egg masses …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ovigerous frena — In Cirripedia (certain Lepadomorpha), fleshy ridge or flap on interior mantle surface, adhering to and holding egg masses (ovigerous lamellae) in place [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Subclass Cirripedia): Fleshy ridge or flap on inner surface of… …   Crustacea glossary

  • frenzied — fren·zied || frenzɪd adj. crazed, violently agitated, wildly excited fren·zy || frenzɪ n. excitement, madness, agitation, hysteria v. excite, madden, agitate, make hysterical …   English contemporary dictionary

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