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falx

 (fălks, fôlks)
n. pl. fal·ces (făl′sēz′, fôl′-)
A sickle-shaped anatomical structure.

[Latin, sickle.]

falx

(fælks)
n
1. (Anatomy) any sickle-shaped anatomical structure
2. (Tools) a sickle-shaped tool or weapon
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This is then removed while keeping the falx and tentorium intact for in situ inspection.
These folds include the falx cerebri (separating the left and right cerebral hemispheres), and the tentorium, which separates the cerebral hemispheres from the cerebellum (see Box 1, p23).