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linea semilunaris

noun linea semi·lu·nar·is \-ˌsem-i-lü-ˈner-əs, -ˈnar-\

Medical Definition of linea semilunaris


lineae semilunares

\-ˈner-ˌēz, -ˈnar-\play
  1. :  a curved line on the ventral abdominal wall parallel to the midline and halfway between it and the side of the body that marks the lateral border of the rectus abdominis muscle—called also semilunar line

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