A ridge which extends obliquely downward and medially across the back of the tibia from the fibular articular facet; it gives origin to the soleus muscle.
Synonyms: linea musculi solei, line for soleus muscle, linea poplitea, popliteal line.
(05 Mar 2000)
soldier's heart, soldier's patches, soldierwood, sole < Prev | Next >
solen, solenacean, solenaceous
© mondofacto 2008-10 | about us | advertise with us | disclaimer | privacy & cookies | contact us