Words nearby commissure
Origin of commissure
OTHER WORDS FROM commissurecom·mis·su·ral [kuh-mish-er-uh l, kom-uh-shoo r-uh l, -shur-] /kəˈmɪʃ ər əl, ˌkɒm əˈʃʊər əl, -ˈʃɜr-/, adjectivein·ter·com·mis·sur·al, adjectivepseu·do·com·mis·su·ral, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for commissure
I have not been able to prove that the commissure is continued forwards into the auditory nerve.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
Commissure connecting the posterior roots of the spinal nerves.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume IV (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
The right half of the commissure with its ganglion is supra-intestinal, the left half with its ganglion infra-intestinal.
Goubeaux and Barrier add: ‘Or to the commissure of the lips.’
A head measured from the top of the forelock to the commissure of the lips (C).