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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The point on the skull corresponding to the middle of the nasofrontal suture.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In craniometry, the median point of the nasofrontal suture. See craniometry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Anat.) The middle point of the nasofrontal suture.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The point at the root of the nose where the frontal and two nasal bones meet.

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

  • noun the craniometric point at the bridge of the nose where the frontal and nasal bones of the skull meet

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[New Latin nāsion : nas(o)– + Greek -ion, diminutive suff.]

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