scapha


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scapha

 [ska´fah] (L.)
the curved depression separating the helix and antihelix of the ear.

sca·pha

(ska'fă, skā'fă),
1. The longitudinal furrow between the helix and the antihelix of the auricle. Synonym(s): fossa of helix
2. Obsolete term for scaphoid fossa.
[L. fr. G. skaphē, skiff]

scapha

/sca·pha/ (ska´fah) [L.] the curved depression separating the helix and anthelix.

sca·pha

(skā'fă)
The longitudinal furrow between the helix and the antihelix of the auricle.
[L. fr. G. skaphē, skiff]

scapha

pl. scaphae [L.] the hollow inside the peripheral part of the ear flap that leads into the tubular concha.
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descendimus in scapham: Zur scapha (mit der vielleicht oberdt.