Definition of Semilunar. Meaning of Semilunar. Synonyms of Semilunar

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Definition of Semilunar

semilunar
Lunar Lu"nar, n. 1. (Astron.) A lunar distance. 2. (Anat.) The middle bone of the proximal series of the carpus; -- called also semilunar, and intermedium.
Semilunar
Semilunar Sem`i*lu"nar, n. (Anat.) The semilunar bone.
Semilunar
Semilunar Sem`i*lu"nar, a. Shaped like a half moon. Semilunar bone (Anat.), a bone of the carpus; the lunar. See Lunar, n. Semilunar, or Sigmoid, valves (Anat.), the valves at the beginning of the aorta and of the pulmonary artery which prevent the blood from flowing back into the ventricle.
Semilunar
Semilunar Sem`i*lu"nar, a. Shaped like a half moon. Semilunar bone (Anat.), a bone of the carpus; the lunar. See Lunar, n. Semilunar, or Sigmoid, valves (Anat.), the valves at the beginning of the aorta and of the pulmonary artery which prevent the blood from flowing back into the ventricle.

Meaning of Semilunar from wikipedia

- the upper chambers (atria) and the lower chambers (ventricles). The two semilunar (SL) valves, the aortic valve and the pulmonary valve, which are in the...
- Semilunar can refer to: Semilunar valves Semilunar ganglion, or the trigeminal ganglion An older name for the Lunate bone In neurology, the semilunar...
- pulmonary valve (sometimes referred to as the pulmonic valve) is the semilunar valve of the heart that lies between the right ventricle and the pulmonary...
- the semilunar valves or regurgitation of the atrioventricular valves. Mid-systolic ejection murmurs are due to blood flow through the semilunar valves...
- heart between the left ventricle and the aorta. It is one of the two semilunar valves of the heart, the other being the pulmonary valve. The heart has...
- The semilunar hiatus or hiatus semilunaris, is a crescent-shaped groove in the lateral wall of the nasal cavity just inferior to the ethmoid bulla. It...
- A meniscus is a crescent-shaped fibrocartilaginous anatomical structure that, in contrast to an articular disc, only partly divides a joint cavity. In...
- The linea semilunaris (also semilunar line or Spigelian line) is a curved tendinous intersection found on either side of the rectus abdominis muscle....
- The trigeminal ganglion (or G****erian ganglion, or semilunar ganglion, or G****er's ganglion) is a sensory ganglion of the trigeminal nerve (CN V) that...
- rare in primates. In humans, the plica semilunaris (also known as the semilunar fold) and its ****ociated muscles are homologous to the nictitating membranes...
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