The crura in other monkeys do not diverge so much as in man and anthropoid apes.
If, however, it be firmly fixed, its crura will probably be broken.
They are continuous with a similar layer of fibres on the floor of the mid-brain, where they constitute the crura cerebri.
Crura longiora digito medio, qui digito exteriori ad basin annectitur.
Crura cerebri: two large cords that connect the supra- with the sub-oesophageal ganglion.
A part of the brain formed by the union of the crura cerebri and cerebelli.
Interro-gavit ille princeps, qui judex fuit, "Crura tua levavit?"
A fine, blunt-pointed hook is now inserted between the crura of the stapes.
From the front of the pons two strong white bands, the crura cerebri or cerebral peduncles, pass forward and upward (see fig. 2).
Through the crura pass the splanchnic nerves, and in addition to these the left crus is pierced by the vena azygos minor.