ossicular
adjective see ossicle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ossicular — adj. Of or pertaining to an ossicle. Syn: ossiculate. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ossicular — adj. 2 g. Relativo ou semelhante a ossículo …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • ossicular — See ossicle. * * * …   Universalium

  • ossicular — Pertaining to an ossicle …   Medical dictionary

  • ossicular — adj. of a small bone; of an ossicle; resembling a small bone …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ossicular — os·sic·u·lar …   English syllables

  • ossicular — adjective pertaining to the ossicles in the middle ear • Syn: ↑ossiculate • Pertains to noun: ↑ossicle (for: ↑ossiculate), ↑ossicle • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ossicular chain — ossicular chain, a series of three small bones, the malleus, incus, and stapes, located in the middle ear of mammals and connecting the tympanic membrane with the vestibule …   Useful english dictionary

  • ossicular chain — ossicula auditus …   Medical dictionary

  • ossicular fixation — the fixing of one or more of the auditory ossicles by fibrous adhesion, tympanosclerosis, or bony fixation; it may be congenital or secondary to infection or trauma …   Medical dictionary

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