mainly US fontanel
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How to use fontanelle in a sentence
People said to each other in a whisper: 'You know, little Fontanelle,' and everybody turned away in the streets when she passed.Maupassant Original Short Stories (180), Complete|Guy de Maupassant
A large frontoparietal fontanelle is evident between the frontoparietals.
A keyhole-shaped frontoparietal fontanelle is present; the fontanelle is narrow anteriorly and wide posteriorly.
The frontoparientals are sutured medially throughout their lengths; the frontoparietal fontanelle is absent.
The frontoparietal fontanelle is narrow anteriorly and wide posteriorly.