a point at which two branches of a curve intersect, each branch having a distinct tangent; node
[kroo-awr] /ˈkru ɔr/ noun 1. coagulated blood, or the portion of the blood that forms the clot. /ˈkrʊɔː/ noun (pl) cruores (ˈkrʊɔːriːz) 1. (med) a blood clot
[kruhp-er, kroo p-] /ˈkrʌp ər, ˈkrʊp-/ noun 1. a leather strap fastened to the saddle of a harness and looping under the tail of a horse to prevent the harness from slipping forward. 2. the rump or buttocks of a horse. 3. armor for the rump of a horse. /ˈkrʌpə/ noun 1. a strap from […]
[kruhs, kroos] /krʌs, krus/ noun, plural crura [kroo r-uh] /ˈkrʊər ə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy, Zoology. 1. the part of the leg or hind limb between the femur or thigh and the ankle or tarsus; shank. 2. a limb or process, as of a bone or other structure. 3. any of various parts likened to a […]
- Crural canal
crural canal n. See femoral canal.