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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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