bone canaliculus


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bone can·a·lic·u·lus

the canaliculus interconnecting bone lacunae with one another or with a haversian canal; contains the interconnecting cytoplasmic processes of osteocytes.
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bone canaliculus

n.
Any of various channels interconnecting bone lacunae or connecting them with a haversian canal.
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bone can·a·lic·u·lus

(bōn kan'ă-lik'yŭ-lŭs)
Canaliculus connecting bone lacunae with one another or with a haversian canal; contains the interconnecting cytoplasmic processes of osteocytes.
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