ossicle definition

  • noun:
    • a little bone tissue, especially among the three bones associated with center ear.
    • a tiny bone tissue (or bony framework), specially the three of center ear.
    • Bone-like combined or plate, specially:
    • somewhat bone tissue.
    • certainly one of numerous small calcareous structures developing the skeleton of certain echinoderms, while the starfishes.
    • a tiny bone or bonelet.
    • a tiny tough nodule of chitin or some substance resembling bone.
    • additionally ossicule, ossiculum.
    • a small bone; particularly one in the center ear

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