Medical Dictionary

foveola

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noun fo·ve·o·la \fō-ˈvē-ə-lə\

Medical Definition of foveola

plural

foveolae

\-ˌlē\play or

foveolas

  1. :  a small pit; specifically :  one of the pits in the embryonic gastric mucosa from which the gastric glands develop

foveolar

\-lər\play adjective

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