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canal for pharyngotympanic (auditory) tube


Definition: the inferior division of the musculotubal canal that forms the bony part of the pharyngotympanic (auditory) tube.

Synonym(s): semicanalis tubae auditivaeTA, semicanalis tubae audito′riaeTA, semicanal of auditory tube

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