shaped like a stirrup

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • stapes —   n. innermost bone of ear; stirrup bone.    ♦ stapedectomy, n. removal of stapes and insertion of an artificial replacement to relieve deafness.    ♦ stapedial, a. pertaining to stapes.    ♦ stapediform, a. like a stapes or stirrup …   Dictionary of difficult words

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