Definitions for valleculavəˈlɛk yə lə; -ˌli

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  1. groove, vallecula(noun)

    (anatomy) any furrow or channel on a bodily structure or part

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. vallecula(Noun)

    A depression or groove in the anatomy.

  2. Origin: New , from valles (valley), 1859.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Vallecula(noun)

    a groove; a fossa; as, the vallecula, or fossa, which separates the hemispheres of the cerebellum

  2. Vallecula(noun)

    one of the grooves, or hollows, between the ribs of the fruit of umbelliferous plants

  3. Origin: [NL., dim. fr. L. vallis, valles, a valley.]

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  1. Vallecula

    Vallecula is an anatomic term for a crevice, depression, or furrow in something.


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