Scarpa's foramen

n.

Either of two foramina, designated anterior and posterior, located in the line of the intermaxillary suture, and that transmit the nasopalatine nerves.

Nearby words

  1. solidification,
  2. solidify,
  3. solidity,
  4. solidly,
  5. solidungulate,
  6. solifidian,
  7. solifluction,
  8. solifugid,
  9. solihull,
  10. soliloquist


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