fossula

[fos-yuh-luh]

Origin of fossula

1835–45; < Latin: a little ditch. See fossa1, -ule
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fossula in Medicine

fossula

[fŏsə-lə, -yə-lə]
n. pl. fos•su•lae (-lē′)
  1. A small fossa.
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