PATELLA MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Patella Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A small dish, pan, or vase.
  2. (n.) A kind of apothecium in lichens, which is orbicular, flat, and sessile, and has a special rim not a part of the thallus.
  3. (n.) The kneepan; the cap of the knee.
  4. (n.) A genus of marine gastropods, including many species of limpets. The shell has the form of a flattened cone. The common European limpet (Patella vulgata) is largely used for food.


Synonyms:
Kneecap, Kneepan,

• Patellae Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pl. ) of Patella


• Patellar Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Of or pertaining to the patella, or kneepan.


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