linea alba linea al·ba (āl’bə)
A fibrous band that runs vertically along the center of the anterior abdominal wall and receives the attachments of the oblique and transverse abdominal muscles. Also called white line.
[lin-ee-ij] /ˈlɪn i ɪdʒ/ noun 1. lineal descent from an ancestor; ancestry or extraction: She could trace her lineage to the early Pilgrims. 2. the line of descendants of a particular ancestor; family. [lahy-nij] /ˈlaɪ nɪdʒ/ noun 1. . [lahy-nij] /ˈlaɪ nɪdʒ/ noun 1. the number of printed , especially covered by a magazine article, […]
[lin-ee-uh l] /ˈlɪn i əl/ adjective 1. being in the direct , as a descendant or ancestor, or in a direct , as descent or succession. 2. of or transmitted by lineal descent. 3. . /ˈlɪnɪəl/ adjective 1. being in a direct line of descent from an ancestor 2. of, involving, or derived from direct […]
[lin-ee-uh-muh nt] /ˈlɪn i ə mənt/ noun 1. Often, lineaments. a feature or detail of a face, body, or figure, considered with respect to its outline or contour: His fine lineaments made him the very image of his father. 2. Usually, lineaments. distinguishing features; distinctive characteristics: the lineaments of sincere repentance. 3. Geology. a linear […]
- Line angle
line angle n.