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apex of auricle


Definition: a point projecting upward and posteriorly from the free outcurved margin of the helix slightly posterior to its upper end.

Synonym(s): apex auriculaeTA, tip of ear, apex satyri, tip of auricle, Woolner tip

See Also: auricular tubercle

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