[ dak-ree-on ]
/ ˈdæk riˌɒn /
noun, plural dac·ry·a [dak-ree-uh] /ˈdæk ri ə/. Anatomy.
the point of junction of the maxillary, lacrimal, and frontal bones.
Origin of dacryon
1875–80; < New Latin < Greek dákryon a tear (variant of dákry); see dacryo-
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