squamosa

noun squa·mo·sa \skwāˈmōsə, -wəˈm-, -ōzə\

Definition of squamosa

plural

squamosas

\-z\ or

squamosae

\-ōˌs|ē, -ōˌz|ē, |ī\
  1. :  the squamous part of the temporal bone

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Origin and Etymology of squamosa

New Latin, from feminine of Latin squamosus squamous


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