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Medical Term:

temporal surface of greater wing of sphenoid bone


Definition: the inferolateral aspect of the greater wing of the sphenoid, forming part of the temporal and infratemporal fossae.

Synonym(s): facies temporalis alaris majoris ossis sphenoidalisTA

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