Malleal Mal"le*al, a. (Anat.) Pertaining to the malleus. [1913 Webster]

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  • malléal — malléal, ale, aux [maleal, o] ou malléaire [maleɛʀ] adj. ÉTYM. 1840, Académie, Compl.; dér. sav. du lat. malleus « marteau ». ❖ ♦ Anat. Du marteau de l oreille. || Les muscles malléaires …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • malleal — adjective Of, or pertaining to, the malleus. Syn: mallear …   Wiktionary

  • malleal — mal·le·al (malґe əl) mallear …   Medical dictionary

  • malleal — mal·le·al …   English syllables

  • malleal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prussak's space — In human anatomy, Prussak s Space is the small middle ear recess, bordered laterally by the flaccid part of Shrapnell s membrane, superiorly by the scutum and lateral malleal ligament, inferiorly by the short process of the malleus, and medially… …   Wikipedia

  • mallear — adjective Of, or pertaining to, the malleus. Syn: malleal …   Wiktionary

  • malléaire — ⇒MALLÉAIRE, adj. ANAT. Qui se rapporte au marteau, osselet de l oreille moyenne (d apr. Méd. Biol. t. 2 1971). Synon. malléolaire b. Muscles malléaires. Prononc. :[ ]. Étymol. et Hist. 1878 malléaire (Lar. 19e Suppl.). Dér. sav. du lat. malleus « …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mallear — mal·le·ar (malґe ər) pertaining to the malleus (def. 1); called also malleal and malleolar …   Medical dictionary

  • ambomalleal — |am(ˌ)bō|malēəl adjective Etymology: ambos + malleal : relating to the ambos and malleus the ambomalleal articulation …   Useful english dictionary

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