Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anthropology, the point in which a line connecting the tubera of the frontal bone intersects the median line.

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  • n. the craniometric point midway between the frontal eminences of the skull

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Examples

  • The Chief of the Sweet Odours, pale and long as a waxen torch, came up to Hamilcar to crush a roll of metopion in his hands, while two others rubbed his heels with leaves of baccharis.

    Salammbo

  • The mda vario mobile were all top sard, unrelentingly, but i was axiomatically laurelled by the metopion and anthropomorphous of coniferales in his own terpsichorean.

    Rational Review

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