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coxa


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coxa  \Cox"a\  (k?ks"?),  n.  [L.,  the  hip.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  first  joint  of  the  leg  of  an  insect  or  crustacean. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coxa 
  n  :  the  ball-and-socket  joint  between  the  head  of  the  femur  and 
  the  acetabulum  [syn:  {hip},  {hip  joint},  {articulatio 
  coxae}] 




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