osseous lacuna

n.

A cavity in bony tissue occupied by an osteocyte.

Nearby words

  1. osseomucin,
  2. osseous,
  3. osseous ampulla,
  4. osseous hydatid cyst,
  5. osseous labyrinth,
  6. osseously,
  7. osset,
  8. ossetia,
  9. ossetian,
  10. ossetic


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