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lenticular process of incus


Definition: a knob at the tip of the long limb of the incus that articulates with the stapes.

Synonym(s): processus lenticularis incudisTA, lenticular apophysis, lenticular bone, orbicular bone, orbicular process, orbiculare, os orbiculare, os sylvii

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