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fraenum Explained

fraenum at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) fraena

Fraenum at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Fraenum \Fr[ae]"num\, or Frenum \Fre"num\, n.; pl. E.
{Fr[ae]nums}, L. {Fr[ae]na}. [L., a bridle.] (Anat.)
A connecting fold of membrane serving to support or restrain
any part; as, the fr[ae]num of the tongue.

fraenum at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* frenulum
  • fraenulum
  • frænulum
  • frenum
  • frænum

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: a » US
  • Inter: IPA » /ˈfriːnəm/

    Etymology

    Inter: etyl » la Inter: len » a, a bridle.

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » fraena|pl2=fraenums

  • Inter: alternative spelling of » frenulum

  • Translation: ta » fraenum
    Translation: vi » fraenum
    Translation: zh » fraenum