trochanteral
adjective see trochanter

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • trochanteral — See trochanter. * * * …   Universalium

  • trochanteral — tro·chan·ter·al …   English syllables

  • trochanteral — tərəl adjective : of, relating to, or constituting a trochanter …   Useful english dictionary

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  • trochanter — noun Etymology: Greek trochantēr; akin to Greek trechein to run Date: 1615 1. a rough prominence at the upper part of the femur of many vertebrates serving usually for the attachment of muscles 2. the second segment of an insect s leg adjacent to …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Panurginae — Taxobox name = Panurginae regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Hymenoptera subordo = Apocrita superfamilia = Apoidea familia = Andrenidae subfamilia = Panurginae subdivision ranks = Tribes subdivision = Calliopsini… …   Wikipedia

  • trochanteric — See trochanteral. * * * …   Universalium

  • trochanter — trochanteric /troh keuhn ter ik/, trochanteral, adj. /troh kan teuhr/, n. 1. Anat. either of two knobs at the top of the femur, the greater on the outside and the lesser on the inside, serving for the attachment of muscles between the thigh and… …   Universalium

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