basal length

noun

Medical Definition of basal length

: the distance from gnathion to basion

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“Basal length.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/basal%20length. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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