of or related to an ampulla
Syn: ↑ampullar
Pertains to noun: ↑ampulla, ↑ampulla (for: ↑ampullar)
Derivationally related forms: ↑ampulla, ↑ampulla (for: ↑ampullar)
Topics: ↑anatomy, ↑general anatomy

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