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squamosal

noun squa·mo·sal \ skwə-ˈmō-səl , -zəl \

Definition of squamosal

:a squamosal bone

First Known Use of squamosal

1848


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squamosal

adjective

Definition of squamosal

2 :of, relating to, or being a bone of the skull of many vertebrates corresponding to the squamous portion of the temporal bone of most mammals including humans

First Known Use of squamosal

circa 1852


Medical Dictionary

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squamosal

noun squa·mo·sal \ skwā-ˈmō-səl , skwə- \

medical Definition of squamosal

:a squamosal bone

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squamosal

adjective

medical Definition of squamosal

1 :squamous 2
2 :of, relating to, or being a bone in the skull of many vertebrates that corresponds to the squamous portion of the temporal bone in humans

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