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popliteal

Pronunciation: pop-lit'e-al, pop-li-te'al

Definition: Relating to the popliteal fossa.

See: popliteal artery, popliteal fossa, popliteal lymph nodes, under lymph node, popliteal surface of femur, popliteal vein

Synonym(s): popliteus1

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