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intercondylar line of femur

 

Definition: a faint transverse ridge separating the floor of the intercondylar fossa from the popliteal surface of the femur; it affords attachment to the posterior portion of the articular capsule of the knee.

Synonym(s): linea intercondylaris femorisTA

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