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sphenion

[ sfēnē-ŏn′ ]

n.

The tip of the sphenoidal angle of the parietal bone, used as a craniometric point.

Nearby words

sphalerite, sphecid, sphen-, sphene, sphenic, sphenion, spheno-, sphenocephaly, sphenodon, sphenoethmoidal suture, sphenogram
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