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“trabecula” in British English

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trabeculanoun [ C ]

uk /trəˈbek.jə.lə/ us /trəˈbek.jə.lə/ plural trabeculae /trəˈbek.jə.liː/ specialized

a long, thin piece of tissue that provides support in an organ, such as the heart:

bone trabecula

(Definition of “trabecula” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)