nounWortformen: plural ˈhamuˌli (ˈhæmjʊˌlaɪ
a small hook or hook-shaped part, as at the ends of the barbicels of feathers
or at the ends of some bones
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Wortherkunft von 'hamulus'ModL < L, dim. of hamus, a hook