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Medical Term:

bony nasal cavity

Definition

the skeletal nasal cavity with walls of bone and cartilage (vs. the nasal cavity of the living or cadaver), lined with nasal mucosa or respiratory epithelium.

Synonym(s): cavitas nasalis osseaTA

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