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[ham-yuh-luh s] /ˈhæm yə ləs/

noun, plural hamuli
[ham-yuh-lahy] /ˈhæm yəˌlaɪ/ (Show IPA)
a small hook or hooklike process, especially at the end of a bone.
noun (pl) -li (-ˌlaɪ)
(biology) a hook or hooklike process at the end of some bones or between the fore and hind wings of a bee or similar insect

hamulus ham·u·lus (hām’yə-ləs)
n. pl. ham·u·li (-lī’)
A small hooklike projection or process, as at the end of a bone.


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