noun steni·on \ˈstēnēˌän, -ten-\

Definition of stenion



  1. :  a point on the outer wall of either middle cranial fossa marking the least transverse diameter of the skull in that region

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Origin and Etymology of stenion

New Latin, from sten- + -ion (as in rhinion)

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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