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len·tic·u·lar pro·cess of in·cus[TA]
a knob at the tip of the long limb of the incus that articulates with the stapes.
Synonym(s): processus lenticularis incudis [TA], lenticular apophysis, lenticular bone, orbicular bone, orbicular process, orbiculare, os orbiculare, os sylvii
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The rounded end of the long process of the incus, a middle ear ossicle. It probably represents a secondary ossification center in the long or lenticular process.
See also: bone
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