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lagena

noun la·ge·na
variants: or British lagaena play \lə-ˈjē-nə\

medical Definition of lagena

plural lagenae play \-nē\
1 : the upper extremity of the cochlear duct that is attached to the cupula at the upper part of the helicotrema
2 : an organ of vertebrates below the mammals that corresponds to the cochlea

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