me·​top·​ic me-ˈtäp-ik How to pronounce metopic (audio)
: of or relating to the forehead : frontal
especially : of, relating to, or being a suture uniting the frontal bones in the fetus and sometimes persistent after birth

Dictionary Entries Near metopic

Cite this Entry

“Metopic.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!