gluteal fold n.
A prominent fold on the back of the upper thigh that marks the upper limit of the thigh from the lower limit of the buttock.
- Gluteal furrow
gluteal furrow n. The groove between the buttock and thigh.
[gloo-tee-uh s, gloo-tee-] /ˈglu ti əs, gluˈti-/ noun, plural glutei [gloo-tee-ahy, gloo-tee-ahy] /ˈglu tiˌaɪ, gluˈti aɪ/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. any of several muscles of the buttocks, especially the . /ɡlʊˈtiːəs/ noun (pl) -tei, -taei (-ˈtiːaɪ) 1. any one of the three large muscles that form the human buttock and move the thigh, esp the […]
[gloot-l-in] /ˈglut l ɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a group of simple proteins of vegetable origin, especially one from wheat. /ˈɡluːtɪlɪn/ noun 1. any of a group of water-insoluble plant proteins found in cereals. They are precipitated by alcohol and are not coagulated by heat Compare gliadin
[gloot-n] /ˈglut n/ noun 1. the tough, viscid, nitrogenous substance remaining when the flour of wheat or other grain is washed to remove the starch. 2. Archaic. glue or a gluey substance. /ˈɡluːtən/ noun 1. a protein consisting of a mixture of glutelin and gliadin, present in cereal grains, esp wheat. A gluten-free diet is […]