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Falx   Listen
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Falx  n.  (Anat.) A curved fold or process of the dura mater or the peritoneum; esp., one of the partitionlike folds of the dura mater which extend into the great fissures of the brain.






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... convolutions, just like the exterior surface, which do not join across the median line, but are separated from those of the left hemisphere by a firm membrane (an extension of the dura mater or principal investing membrane) called the falx, which is removed, leaving ...
— Buchanan's Journal of Man, April 1887 - Volume 1, Number 3 • Various



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