[ fə-bĕl′ə ]
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n. pl. fa•bel•lae (-bĕl′ē)
A small sesamoid bone in the tendon of the lateral head of the gastrocnemius muscle.
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Item, fabella, seu orata una argenti facta ad modum unius maze cum manica ligni ligata in argento.History of the Fan|George Woolliscroft Rhead