Definition of sural in English:

sural

Line breaks: sural
Pronunciation: /ˈs(j)ʊər(ə)l
 
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adjective

Anatomy
  • Relating to the calf of the leg.
    More example sentences
    • The union between the peroneal communicating and the medial sural cutaneous nerves was seen on 159 sides.
    • No patient reported symptoms at the lateral cutaneous branch of the superficial peroneal nerve or the sural nerve.
    • The lateral sural cutaneous nerve (seen for the first time) and the posterior femoral cutaneous nerve are identified.

Origin

early 17th century: from modern Latin suralis, from Latin sura 'calf'.

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