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  1. falx(Noun)

    a short Roman sword that resembles a sickle

  2. falx(Noun)

    A curved fold or process of the dura mater or the peritoneum, especially one of the partition-like folds of the dura mater which extend into the great fissures of the brain.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Falx(noun)

    a curved fold or process of the dura mater or the peritoneum; esp., one of the partitionlike folds of the dura mater which extend into the great fissures of the brain

Freebase

  1. Falx

    Falx is a Latin word originally meaning sickle, but was later used to mean any of a number of tools that had a curved blade that was sharp on the inside edge such as a scythe. Falx was also used to mean a weapon, particularly that of the Thracians and Dacians, and later a siege hook used by the Romans themselves.

Anagrams of falx

  1. flax

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