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  • n. The point on the side of the skull corresponding to the posterior end of the parietomastoid suture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The point on the side of the skull where the lambdoid, parieto-mastoid and occipito-mastoid sutures.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anat., the point where the lambdoid, parietomastoid, and occipitomastoid sutures of the skull meet.
  • n. [capitalized] The northern of the two ‘hunting-dogs’ in the constellation Canes Venatici. The other is Chara.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the craniometric point at the junction of the lamboid suture and the occipitomastoid suture and the parietomastoid suture

Etymologies

Ancient Greek, starry. (Wiktionary)

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