: of, relating to, or being a foramen that occurs on the lower surface of the temporal bone between the styloid and mastoid processes and forms the termination of the facial canal
: of or associated with the stylomastoid foramen
stylomastoid vessels

Word History


styl- entry 2 + mastoid

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“Stylomastoid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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