from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as sphenoid.
  • In birds, a rostrate part of the skull which appears to be chiefly, if not entirely, developed from the parasphenoid.

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

  • adjective Sphenoid.
  • adjective (Crystalloq.) Pertaining to, or resembling, a sphenoid.

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

  • adjective anatomy sphenoid
  • adjective crystallography Shaped like a wedge


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