Medical Dictionary

furcula

noun fur·cu·la \ˈfər-kyə-lə\
plural fur·cu·lae \-ˌlē, -ˌlī\

Medical Definition of FURCULA

:  an elevation on the embryonic floor of the pharynx from which the epiglottis develops
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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