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lagena

noun la·ge·na

Medical Definition of lagena

plural lagenae \-nē\play

  1. 1:  the upper extremity of the cochlear duct that is attached to the cupula at the upper part of the helicotrema

  2. 2:  an organ of vertebrates below the mammals that corresponds to the cochlea



Variants of lagena

or British lagaena \lə-ˈjē-nə\play

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