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recess

 [re´ses, re-ses´]
a small, empty space or cavity.
epitympanic recess a small upper space of the middle ear, containing the head of the malleus and the body of the incus. Called also attic and epitympanum.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

re·cess

(rē'ses), [TA]
A small hollow or indentation.
Synonym(s): recessus [TA]
[L. recessus]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

re·cess

(rē'ses) [TA]
A small hollow or indentation.
Synonym(s): recessus [TA] .
[L. recessus]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

re·cess

(rē'ses) [TA]
A small hollow or indentation.
[L. recessus]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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