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howship's lacuna

howship's lacuna in Medicine

Howship's lacuna How·ship's lacuna (hou'shĭps)
Any of the tiny depressions, pits, or irregular grooves in bone that is being resorbed by osteoclasts. Also called resorption lacuna.

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