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ossicle (n.)

"a small bone; small, hard, bone-like nodule," 1570s, from Latin ossiculum, diminutive of os "bone" (from PIE root *ost- "bone").

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Definitions of ossicle from WordNet

ossicle (n.)
a small bone; especially one in the middle ear;
Synonyms: bonelet / ossiculum
From wordnet.princeton.edu