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Medical Term:

nasolacrimal canal


Definition: the bony canal formed by the maxilla, lacrimal bone, and inferior concha that transmits the nasolacrimal duct from the orbit to the inferior meatus of the nose.

Synonym(s): canalis nasolacrimalisTA

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