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Medical Term:

bones of cranium

 

Definition: the paired inferior nasal concha, lacrimal, maxilla, nasal, palatine, parietal, temporal, and zygomatic; and the unpaired ethmoid, frontal, occipital, sphenoid, and vomer.

Synonym(s): ossa craniiTA, bones of skull, cranial bones

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