falx cerebelli

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falx cerebelli falx cer·e·bel·li (sěr'ə-běl'ī)
A short process of dura mater projecting from the internal occipital crest below the tentorium, and bifurcating into two diverging limbs passing to either side of the foramen magnum. Also called falcula.

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