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Origin of vomer
OTHER WORDS FROM vomervo·mer·ine [voh-muh-rahyn, -mer-in, vom-uh-rahyn, -er-in], /ˈvoʊ məˌraɪn, -mər ɪn, ˈvɒm əˌraɪn, -ər ɪn/, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for vomer
Similar changes take place in Alectis, Vomer, and other genera.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan
Premaxillæ at base of rostrum, anterior nares, proximal end of vomer, and nasals as in preceding skull.The Beaked Whales of the Family Ziphidae|Frederick True
The vomer is approximately U-shaped, when viewed from below.
The premaxillaries, vomer, and nasals do not belong to the cranial scheme; they are covering bones connected with the ethmoid.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
The premaxillae are small, and the long rostrum is chiefly composed of the maxillae and nasals with the mesethmoid and vomer.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds