supraorbitomeatal plane

[ sōō′prə-ôr′bĭ-tō-mē-ātl ]

n.

A plane that passes the superior orbital margins as well as the superior margins of the external acoustic meatuses.

Nearby words

  1. supraorbital artery,
  2. supraorbital foramen,
  3. supraorbital nerve,
  4. supraorbital ridge,
  5. supraorbital vein,
  6. suprapatellar bursa,
  7. supraphysiologic,
  8. supraprotest,
  9. suprapubic cystotomy,
  10. suprarational


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