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lagena

lagena


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lagena  \La*ge"na\,  n.;  pl  L.  {Lagen[ae]},  E.  {Lagenas}.  [L.,  a 
  flask;  cf  Gr  ?,  ?.]  (Anat.) 
  The  terminal  part  of  the  cochlea  in  birds  and  most  reptiles; 
  an  appendage  of  the  sacculus,  corresponding  to  the  cochlea, 
  in  fishes  and  amphibians.