Definitions

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  • n. The point on the side of the skull where the temporal line, or upper edge of the temporal fossa, crosses the coronal suture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The point on the side of the skull where the temporal line, or upper edge of the temporal fossa, crosses the coronal suture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In craniometry, the point where the coronal suture crosses the temporal ridge.

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

  • n. the craniometric point on the coronal suture above the acoustic meatus

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek a crown. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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