noun, plural fossulae [fos-yuh-lee] . Anatomy.
a small fossa.

1835–45; < Latin: a little ditch. See fossa, -ule Unabridged
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fossula fos·su·la (fŏs'ə-lə, -yə-lə)
n. pl. fos·su·lae (-lē')
A small fossa.

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