a long, spinelike process of a bone, especially the projection from the base of the temporal bone.
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How to use styloid process in a sentence
The ulna should be cut obliquely, leaving the base of the styloid process, and removing all the cartilage-covered portion.A Manual of the Operations of Surgery | Joseph Bell
To inject iodoform, the needle is inserted immediately below the radial or the ulnar styloid process.Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. | Alexander Miles
A styloid process is more or less distinctly visible in the Chimpanzees.A Hand-book to the Primates, Volume 2 (of 2) | Henry O. Forbes