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fenestra


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fenestra  \Fe*nes"tra\,  n.;  pl  {Fenestr[ae]}.  [L.,  a  window.] 
  (Anat.) 
  A  small  opening;  esp.,  one  of  the  apertures,  closed  by 
  membranes,  between  the  tympanum  and  internal  ear. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fenestra 
  n  :  a  small  membrane-covered  opening  (especially  one  in  the  bone 
  between  the  middle  and  inner  ear) 




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