Medical Dictionary

asterion

noun as·te·ri·on \as-ˈtir-ē-ˌän, -ən\
plural -ria \-ē-ə\

Definition of ASTERION

:  the point behind the ear where the parietal, temporal, and occipital bones meet
as·te·ri·on·ic \(ˌ)as-ˌtir-ē-ˈän-ik\ adjective
April 02, 2015
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impulsive or unpredictable
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