commissural


commissural

commissure [ kɔmisyr ] n. f.
• 1314; lat. commissura, de committere « joindre ensemble »
1Anat. Point de jonction de deux parties. Commissure blanche, grise de la moelle. Commissures du cerveau. Adj. COMMISSURAL, ALE, AUX .
2Cour. Commissures (des lèvres), aux angles de la bouche. « sa bouche dont les commissures s'abaissent et se tordent » (Duhamel).

commissural, commissurale, commissuraux adjectif Relatif à une commissure.

commissural, ale, aux [kɔmisyʀal, o] adj.
ÉTYM. 1846; de commissure.
Anat. Relatif à une commissure. || Affection commissurale.

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