Medical Dictionary

pterion


pterion

noun pter·i·on \ˈter-ē-ˌän\

Definition of PTERION

:  the point on each side of the skull where the parietal and temporal bones meet the greater wing of the sphenoid

Illustration of PTERION

March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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