- Relating to or described by Danish physician and anatomist Ole Worm (1588-1654).
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Examples from the Web for wormian
So also wormian bones are more common among the lower races.The Criminal
Mr. Parsons mentions a wormian bone, "os epilepticum," at the junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia
Frank Evers Beddard
The frequency of the wormian bones in the region of the median and in the lateral posterior frontal.A Plea for the Criminal
James Leslie Allan Kayll