otosteon

noun
otos·​te·​on
plural -s

Definition of otosteon

2 : any of the auditory ossicles

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New Latin, from ot- + -osteon

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“Otosteon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/otosteon. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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