pyramidal muscle of auricle

n.

An occasional prolongation of the fibers of the muscle of the tragus to the spine of the helix.

Nearby words

  1. pyramidal cataract,
  2. pyramidal cell,
  3. pyramidal decussation,
  4. pyramidal fracture,
  5. pyramidal muscle,
  6. pyramidal orchid,
  7. pyramidal peak,
  8. pyramidal radiation,
  9. pyramidal tract,
  10. pyramidical


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