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hamulus

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noun, ham·u·lus \ˈham-yə-ləs\

Definition of hamulus

plural hamuliplay \-ˌlī, -ˌlē\

  1. :  a hook or hooked process (as of a bone)



Origin of hamulus

New Latin, from Latin, diminutive of hamus hook


First Known Use: circa 1751

Rhymes with hamulus


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hamulus

play
noun ham·u·lus \ˈham-yə-ləs\

Medical Definition of hamulus

plural hamululi \-ˌlī, -ˌlē\play play

  1. :  a hook or hooked process




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