crural definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to the knee, shank, or thigh.
    • Of or with respect to the thigh or leg, or even to any of the parts labeled as crura.
    • of or relating the knee through the knee towards foot
  • others:
    • Pertaining to the leg or hind limb: since, a crural artery or vein; the anterior crural nerves; the crural arch, or Poupart's ligament.
    • regarding the knee proper, or crus, as distinguished from thigh; cnemial; tibial.
    • regarding the crura or peduncles of brain.
    • Shaped like a leg or root.
    • Of or related to the crum. See crus.

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