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cupula

 [ku´pu-lah] (pl. cu´pulae) (L.)
a small, inverted cup or dome-shaped cap over a structure.

cu·pu·la

, pl.

cu·pu·lae

(kū'pū-lă, kū'pū-lă), [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
Synonym(s): cupola
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupula

/cu·pu·la/ (koo´pu-lah) pl. cu´pulae   [L.] a small, inverted cup or dome-shaped cap over a structure.cu´pular

cupula

[kyo̅o̅′pələ]
any cup- or dome-shaped structure, such as the top of a lymphatic nodule in the small intestine. Also spelled cupola.

cu·pu·la

(kŭp'ū-lă) [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
Synonym(s): cupola.
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupula

  1. any cup-shaped structure.
  2. a structure in the AMPULLA of the ear containing sensory end organs.

cu·pu·la

(kŭp'ū-lă) [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupula

pl. cupulae [L.] a small, inverted cup or dome-shaped cap over a structure.

diaphragmatic cupula
the ventral dome of the diaphragm.
pleural cupula
the apex of each pleural sac lying at the cranial aperture of the thorax.