Ligamentum nuchae pronunciation

Ligamentum nuchae pronunciation DEFAULT

ligament of head of femur

lig·a·ment of head of fe·mur

[TA]

a flattened ligament that passes from the fovea in the head of the femur to the borders of the acetabular notch (transverse acetabular ligament); developmentally, an artery passes to the head of the femur with the ligament, which may or may not persist into adulthood; the ligament does not contribute to the integrity of the joint nor control movements there.

Synonym(s): ligamentum capitis femoris [TA], ligamentum teres femoris, round ligament of femur

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lig·a·ment of head of fe·mur

(lig'ă-mĕnt hed fē'mŭr) [TA]

A flattened ligament that passes from the fovea in the head of the femur to the borders of the acetabular notch (transverse acetabular ligament); the ligament does not contribute to the integrity of the joint or control movements there.
Synonym(s): ligamentum capitis femoris [TA] , round ligament of femur.

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nucha

[ noo-kuh, nyoo- ]

/ ˈnu kə, ˈnyu- /


noun,pluralnu·chae[noo-kee, nyoo-]. /ˈnu ki, ˈnyu-/.

nape.

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Origin of nucha

1350–1400; <Medieval Latin: nape of neck <Arabic nukhāʿ spinal marrow

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British Dictionary definitions for nucha


nounplural-chae (-kiː)

zoologyanatomythe back or nape of the neck

Derived forms of nucha

nuchal, adjective

Word Origin for nucha

C14: from Medieval Latin, from Arabic nukhā` spinal marrow

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Medical definitions for nucha


n.

The back of the neck; the nape.

Other words from nucha

nu′chaladj.

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nucha

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Englishnucha, nuche, nuca, nuka, nuke(“spinal cord”),[1] borrowed from Medieval Latinnucha(“spinal cord; nape of the neck”).[2][3]. Doublet of nuque.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nucha (pluralnuchae)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) The spinal cord.
  2. (anatomy, zoology, dated, rare) The back of the neck, the nape; of an animal: the back of the head or the portion of the bodybehind the head.

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Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “nucha, n.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 16 June 2019.
  2. ^ “nucha, n.”, in OED OnlinePaid subscription required, Oxford, Oxfordshire: Oxford University Press, December 2003.
  3. ^ “nucha”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a mix of Arabicنُخَاع‎ (nuḵāʿ, “spinal marrow”) and نُقْرَة‎ (nuqra, “hollow of the neck”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nucha f (genitivenuchae); first declension

  1. (Medieval Latin)nape

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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Meaning of ligamentum in English

The ligamentum nuchae in the neck and shoulder joint was weighed along with the muscle bulk.

From the Cambridge English Corpus

During the operation, the ligamentum from the main pulmonary artery to the left common carotid artery was identified and resected.

From the Cambridge English Corpus

At this point of adhesion subsequently firmer strands of connective tissue develop in the serous reduplication forming the ligamentum phrenico-lienale of systematic anatomy.

From Project Gutenberg

She had an acetabulum, capsule, and ligamentum teres, but no tibia or fibula; she also had a defective right forearm.

From Project Gutenberg

The iris recedes from contact with the ligamentum pectinatum and cornea and the filtration angle is again open.

From Project Gutenberg

The meshwork of the iris angle (ligamentum pectinatum), a cellular structure at birth, undergoes a progressive and physiological fibrosis with early subsequent sclerosis, until finally it becomes a fibrous structure.

From Project Gutenberg

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Pronunciation ligamentum nuchae

Meaning of "nuchae" in the English dictionary

9 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NUCHAE»

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Posterior Scalp Papules in a Young Man

Acne keloidalis nuchae occurs predominantly in people of African descent with curly hair. It is more common in men than women and often due ... «MD Magazine, Jun 15»

Girl's itchy rash resists repeated treatments

Differential diagnosis includes granuloma annulare, acne keloidalis nuchae, eosinophilic pustular folliculitis, and erythema induratum. «ModernMedicine, Nov 14»

“Let Me In” Makeover Show: Woman with Facial Birthmark Reborn …

... large stork bite, or a nevus flammeus nuchae , on one side of her face was reborn as a stunning beauty in the latest episode aired on July 31. «The Korea Bizwire, Aug 14»

Bring your own clippers: Health risks of the chiskop haircut

The haircut is rare among women but popular with black South African men who are also predisposed to folliculitis keloidalis nuchae, or keloids ... «HealthCanal.com, Jan 14»

A close shave in more ways than one

These men were also predisposed to folliculitis keloidalis nuchae (FKN) scars on the back of the head. “Haircut-associated bleeding” was a ... «Independent Online, Nov 13»

Health risks of the 'chiskop' haircut

This haircut is rare among females but popular with black South African men who are also predisposed to folliculitis keloidalis nuchae (FKN) ... «Health24.com, Nov 13»

When a shave is too close for comfort

Many black men in this country also have a predisposition to a problem called folliculitis keloidalis nuchae, say the scientists. That's fancy ... «BDlive, Jul 13»

Trigger Points and Treatment of the Serratus Posterior Superior

The serratus posterior superior attaches at midline to the lower portion of the ligament nuchae, the spinous processes of the C6-T2 vertebrae and the intervening ... «Massage Today, Jul 09»

Why are dinosaur fossils' heads turned up and back?

Smith (1921) mentioned the function of the funicular ligamentum nuchae. He believed it assisted the muscles in keeping the head extended as, ... «ScienceBlogs, Jun 07»


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