mesethmoid

adjective
mes·​ethmoid | \ (ˈ)me|z, (ˈ)mē|, |s+ \

Definition of mesethmoid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: located in the middle of the ethmoid region : being or relating to a median cartilaginous or bony element of the ethmoidal region that generally forms the greater part of the nasal septum

mesethmoid

noun
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Definition of mesethmoid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a mesethmoid bone or cartilage

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History and Etymology for mesethmoid

Adjective

mes- + ethmoid, adjective

Noun

mes- + ethmoid, noun

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“Mesethmoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mesethmoid. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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