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Medical Term:

basilar bone

Definition

the developmental basilar process of the occipital bone that unites with the condylar portions around the fourth or fifth year, becoming the basilar part of occipital bone.

Synonym(s): basioccipital bone, os basilare

See Also: basilar part of occipital bone

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