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head of sta·pes[TA]
the portion of the stapes that articulates with the lenticular process of the incus.
Synonym(s): caput stapedis [TA]
the head of the stapes.
pl. capita; the head; a general term applied to the expanded or chief extremity of an organ or part.
head of the malleus in the middle ear.
the head of the mandible that articulates with the squamous part of the temporal bone.
the head of the stapes in the middle ear.