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: of, relating to, or situated in the region of the nasal septum and the maxilla


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: a small bone lying between the nasal septum and the maxilla in many amphibians and reptiles and in some birds

Word History



sept- + maxillary

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“Septomaxillary.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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