rhomboid fossa n.
The floor of the fourth ventricle of the brain, formed by the ventricular surface of the rhombencephalon.
- Rhomboid ligament
rhomboid ligament n. See costoclavicular ligament.
noun, plural rhombuses, rhombi [rom-bahy] /ˈrɒm baɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram; any equilateral parallelogram except a square. 2. an equilateral parallelogram, including the square as a special case. 3. a rhombohedron. noun (pl) -buses, -bi (-baɪ) 1. an oblique-angled parallelogram having four equal sides Also called rhomb Compare square (sense 1) rhombus […]
- Rhonchal fremitus
rhonchal fremitus n. The vibration in the chest produced by the passage of air through bronchial tubes that are partially obstructed by mucous secretions.
noun, plural rhonchi [rong-kahy] /ˈrɒŋ kaɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. a wheezing or snoring sound heard upon auscultation of the chest, caused by an accumulation of mucus or other material. noun (pl) -chi (-kaɪ) 1. a rattling or whistling respiratory sound resembling snoring, caused by secretions in the trachea or bronchi rhonchus rhon·chus (rŏng’kəs) n. pl. […]