Definition of “fissura” - English Dictionary

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“fissura” in British English

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fissuranoun [ C ]

uk /fɪˈsjʊə.rə/ us /fɪˈsʊr.ə/ plural fissurae specialized

a Latin word meaning "fissure" (= a long, deep, narrow space in a surface), used in medical names and descriptions of the surface of the brain or spinal cord

(Definition of “fissura” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)