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(Science: anatomy) A small bone, particularly applied to the tiny bones of the middle ear, stapes, malleus and incus.

Origin: L. Ossiculum

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Please check my work?

... of echinoderms? A tube feet, circulatory system, body symmetry B marine-dwellers, endoskeletons, water-vascular system C bilateral symmetry, ossicles, respiratory system D mouths, protosomes, body symmetry is it C? ------ Which of the following is NOT a characteristic shared by all chordates? ...

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by radicali
Thu Jun 14, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please check my work?
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Bone remodelling

... bones in the same skeleton to mechanical loads must differ, otherwise lightly loaded bones such as the top of the human skull, or the auditory ossicles, would be resorbed. Failure of bone remodeling to occur normally in certain disease states is of interest: for example, micropetrotic bone ...

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by Dr.Stein
Mon Nov 28, 2005 2:09 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Bone remodelling
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