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basisphenoid

play
adjective ba·si·sphe·noid \ ˌbā-səs-ˈfē-ˌnȯid \
variants: also basisphenoidal play \-səs-fi-ˈnȯid-ᵊl\

medical Definition of basisphenoid

:relating to or being the part of the base of the cranium that lies between the basioccipital and the presphenoid bones and that usually ossifies separately and becomes a part of the sphenoid bone only in the adult

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basisphenoid

noun

medical Definition of basisphenoid

:the basisphenoid bone

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