basicranial axis

[bā′sĭ-krānē-əl]

n.

A line connecting the basion to the midpoint of the sphenoethmoidal suture of the cranium.

Nearby words

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  3. bit player,
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  6. bit-mapped font,
  7. bit-mapped image,
  8. bitartrate,
  9. bitbrace,
  10. bitch


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