cionocranial

adjective

ci·​o·​no·​cranial
¦sīənō+¦-
variants or cionocranian
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: having a rodlike epipterygoid bone in the skull
used of some lizards

Word History

Etymology

cion- + cranial

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“Cionocranial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cionocranial. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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