Origin of squamosal
Related formssu·per·squa·mo·sal, adjective
Examples from the Web for squamosal
The squamosal is attached dorsoventrally to the posterior part of the parietal and to the lateral part of the prootic.
The squamosal is small, its anterior arm slender and pointed.
The quadrate and squamosal form the suspensorium by which the lower jaw is connected with the cranium.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
The anterior (zygomatic) process of the squamosal is greatly reduced (only about one-third the length of the posterior process).
The periotic and tympanic are welded together, but not with the squamosal.