gluteal fold


A prominent fold on the back of the upper thigh that marks the upper limit of the thigh from the lower limit of the buttock.

Nearby words

  1. glutathione,
  2. glutch,
  3. glute,
  4. gluteal,
  5. gluteal artery,
  6. gluteal furrow,
  7. glutelin,
  8. gluten,
  9. gluten bread,
  10. gluten enteropathy

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