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Medical Term:

nasal vestibule


the anterior segment of the nasal cavity, especially that enclosed by the alar cartilage, limited posterosuperiorly by the limen masi and lined with a squamous epithelium.

Synonym(s): vestibulum nasiTA, vestibule of nose

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