Definitions for "Frenum"
Keywords:  cheek, mucosa, tongue, labial, mucous
A connecting fold of membrane serving to support or restrain any part; as, the frænum of the tongue.
A cheek stripe of color.
Same as Frænum.
Posteriorly differentiated region of the scutellum anterior to any marginal rim that is delineated by a transverse carina, groove, row of foveae, or other change of sculpture; sometimes called the frenal area. [drawing][photo
In Chalcidoidea, the transverse line on the scutellum that delineates a posterior portion of the scutellum, the frenal area.
Keywords:  bridle, curb, latin
Latin = bridle or curb.