fabella

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

fabella (plural fabellae)

  1. (anatomy) One of the small sesamoid bones situated behind the condyles of the femur, in some mammals.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of fabula.

Noun[edit]

fabella

  1. (short) story, fable, play

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