At seventy the squama of the temporal bone unites with the parietal, and at eighty the entire cranium has become a single bone.
A slight prominence and a fissure was discovered in the temporal bone, and over this a trephine was applied.
On its inner side is a small air chamber in the petrous portion of the temporal bone, called the cavity of the tympanum.
The arch formed by the malar bone and the zygomatic process of the temporal bone.
In the horse, it articulates with the zygomatic process of the temporal bone.
We see him touching the temporal bone, or the ear, as if to seek some expedient: the strategic mind is there.
Only, on the temporal bone it will be a puzzle to go deep enough.'
The part usually affected is the lower margin of the squamous portion of the temporal bone and the tympanic ring.
The disease may spread to the middle ear and invade the temporal bone, and facial paralysis then ensues.
No one knew I had that transmitter in my temporal bone, and I rigged it to get a tape on my home receiver.
temporal bone n.
Either of a pair of compound bones forming the sides and base of the skull.