hamulus cochleae


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ham·u·lus of spi·ral lam·i·na

[TA]
the upper hooklike termination of the bony spiral lamina at the apex of the cochlea.
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hamulus cochleae

The hooklike process at the tip of the osseous spiral lamina of the cochlea.
See also: hamulus
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