temporal ridge

noun
variants: or temporal line

Definition of temporal ridge

: any of four nearly parallel curved ridges or lines situated two on each side of the skull and chiefly on the parietal bone

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“Temporal ridge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/temporal%20ridge. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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