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Frankfurt plane

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  • n. The anatomical position of the human skull, based on a plane passing through the inferior margin of the left orbit and the upper margin of each ear canal or external auditory meatus.

Etymologies

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Established in 1884 at the World Congress on Anthropology in Frankfurt, Germany.

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  • Not related to banana boat.

    March 2, 2011

  • Also called the auriculo-orbital plane, established and decreed, as the standard anatomical position for representations of the human skull, in 1884, by the World Congress on Anthropology, held in Frankfurt that year.

    March 2, 2011