noun, plural cru·ra [kroo r-uh] /ˈkrʊər ə/. Anatomy, Zoology.
Origin of crus
Examples from the Web for crura
Historical Examples of crura
The crura in other monkeys do not diverge so much as in man and anthropoid apes.The Vertebrate Skeleton
Sidney H. Reynolds
If, however, it be firmly fixed, its crura will probably be broken.
They are continuous with a similar layer of fibres on the floor of the mid-brain, where they constitute the crura cerebri.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)
Francis Maitland Balfour
Crura longiora digito medio, qui digito exteriori ad basin annectitur.Zoological Illustrations, Volume III
Crura cerebri: two large cords that connect the supra- with the sub-oesophageal ganglion.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith