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  • noun Plural form of raphe.


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  • In the dancer the cupola of the crista acustica is not so plainly marked and not so highly developed, and the raphae of the ampullae and canals, which frequently are clearly visible in the gray mouse, are lacking (21 p. 478).

    The Dancing Mouse A Study in Animal Behavior


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