Intercrural In`ter*cru"ral, a. (Anat.) Between crura; -- applied especially to the interneural plates in the vertebral column of many cartilaginous fishes. [1913 Webster]

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  • intercrural — Between two crura; e.g., the cerebral peduncles of the brain, etc. * * * in·ter·cru·ral .int ər kru̇(ə)r əl adj situated or taking place between two crura and esp. in the region of the groin <intercrural intercourse> * * * in·ter·cru·ral… …   Medical dictionary

  • intercrural — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • intercrural — [ˌɪntə krʊər(ə)l] adjective between the legs …   English new terms dictionary

  • intercrural — in·ter·crural …   English syllables

  • intercrural — adj. between the legs …   Useful english dictionary

  • Intercrural sex — (from inter and Latin crura , legs), also known as femoral/interfemoral sex/intercourse, or mnd thrusts to create friction.New contributors help page Contents 1 Heterosexuality 2 Male homosexuality 3 See also …   Wikipedia

  • Intercrural fibers — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = fibrae intercrurales anuli inguinalis superficialis GraySubject = 118 GrayPage = 410 Caption = The subcutaneous inguinal ring. (Intercrural fibers labeled at center.) Caption2 = System = MeshName =… …   Wikipedia

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