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carina

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noun ca·ri·na \kə-ˈrī-nə, -ˈrē-\

Medical Definition of carina

plural carinas or carinae \-ˈrī-ˌnē, -ˈrē-ˌnī\play

  1. :  any of various keel-shaped anatomical structures, ridges, or processes: asa:  a ridge on the lower surface of the fornix of the brainb:  the ventral distal part of the vagina




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