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fossa (fos-ă) n. (pl. fossae) a depression or hollow. cubital f. the triangular hollow at the front of the elbow joint. iliac f. the depression in the inner surface of the ilium. pituitary f. the hollow in the sphenoid bone in which the pituitary gland is situated. tooth f. a pit in the enamel on the surface of a tooth.

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fossa (pl. fossae) A linear depression on a planetary surface, closely analogous to a terrestrial fault-bounded depression or graben. The radial fractures with mainly normal faults (e.g. Tempe, Tantalus Menonia, Claritas fossae, etc.) which surround the Tharsis bulge on Mars, form type examples.

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