fissured fracture fis·sured fracture (fĭsh’ərd)
See linear fracture.
- Fissure eruption
noun 1. the emergence of lava from a fissure in the ground rather than from a volcanic cone or vent
[roh-lan-doh, -lahn-] /roʊˈlæn doʊ, -ˈlɑn-/ noun 1. . /rəʊˈlændəʊ/ noun 1. another name for central sulcus fissure of Rolando or Rolando’s fissure n. A double S-shaped fissure that extends obliquely upward and backward on the lateral surface of each cerebral hemisphere of the brain and located at the boundary between the frontal and parietal lobes. […]
- Fissure of round ligament
fissure of round ligament n. A cleft on the lower surface of the liver that lodges the round ligament of the liver.
- Fissure of venous ligament
fissure of venous ligament n. A deep cleft on the posterior surface of the liver between the left and caudate lobes that lodges the venous ligament.